Best 5 Funeral Directors in Stowmarket

Discover funeral directors located in Stowmarket. See pricing details and information regarding the inclusions offered. Also opening hours and contact details. Find comprehensive details below of NAFD & SAIF approved funeral directors.

Rosy Company


Open 24/7

L Fulcher Funeral Directors

L Fulcher Funeral Directors


58 Ipswich Street, Suffolk, IP14 1AD

Open 24/7
Meredith Greengrass Funeral Service Stowmarket

Meredith Greengrass Funeral Service Stowmarket


9 Marriotts Walk, Suffolk, IP14 1AF

Open 24/7
Stowmarket Funeralcare

Stowmarket Funeralcare


20 Ipswich Street, Suffolk, IP14 1AD

Open 24/7
Andrew Bingham Independent Funeral Service

Andrew Bingham Independent Funeral Service


The Nutshell,, Milton Road South, Suffolk, IP14 1EZ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Stowmarket operate 24 hours 7 days a week for emergencies this includes bank holidays.


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About City

Stowmarket is famous for its association with the Museum of East Anglian Life, a living museum that showcases the region's agricultural and rural heritage through interactive exhibits and demonstrations. The town is renowned for its connection to Stowmarket Market Place, a vibrant area with a variety of shops, cafes, and a market held on Thursdays and Saturdays. With a population of 21,312 people.

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How many funeral directors in Stowmarket?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 4 Funeral Directors in Stowmarket On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Stowmarket?

The typical cost of funerals in Stowmarket typically sits around £3017 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Stowmarket. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices. For instance, if a family prefers a local celebrant, such as 'Tamara Burgess Celebrant' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Tiger Lily Flowers (Located on Dagworth, STOWMARKET IP14 3QL, Suffolk) or House of Flowers (Phone number 01449 612631) typically charge approximately between £75 up to £466 for funeral flower arrangements.

Even though funeral jewellery, like a cremation necklace, is not typically considered a direct expense of a funeral, it does add to the overall cost. To obtain pricing information about funeral jewellery, we suggest reaching out to G Tydeman Jewellers Ltd or visiting their store at 1-3 Bury Street, Stowmarket.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Stowmarket?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Stowmarket), L Fulcher Funeral Directors and Meredith Greengrass Funeral Service Stowmarket all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Stowmarket. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Stowmarket.

What Crematorium do Funeral Directors use in Stowmarket for Traditional and Direct Cremation?

Within 10 Miles off Stowmarket there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Stowmarket: West Suffolk Crematorium, Ipswich Crematorium, which could potentially be your loved one's final resting place. While you have the freedom to choose your preferred crematorium, it's advisable to consult with your local funeral director. Their expertise will be valuable, especially considering that crematoriums availability can often be unpredictable and busy. See the list of crematoriums in the area:

West Suffolk Crematorium, Risby Bury St IP28 6RR Phone: 01284 755118 with a fee of approximately £760 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Ipswich Crematorium, 10 Cemetery Lane IP4 2TQ Phone: 01473 433580 with a fee of approximately £945 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

What happens in the event of a death at a care home in Stowmarket?

In the event of a death at a care home, your local funeral director is responsible for collecting the deceased and transporting them to their funeral home with care. According to the Office for National Statistics, approximately 22 % of all deaths in Stowmarket take place in care homes such as Chilton Meadows Care Home or Hillcroft House. At Rosy, we offer prompt collection services for your loved one, irrespective of the care home where the passing occurred. For immediate assistance, please contact us at 0800 260 6922.

Frequently asked questions

Are there any Funeral Directors offering Natural/Green burial Funerals in Stowmarket?
Yes there is 5 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Stowmarket. As funeral directors in Stowmarket we are committed to providing support and guidance in arranging Natural Burial funerals to commemorate your loved ones in the local area. We take great pride in endorsing environmentally-friendly traditions. See details below of 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 40 miles off Stowmarket.

Old Park Meadow located at Old Park Meadow CM6 3XB. Norfolk Bluebell Wood located at Norfolk Bluebell Wood NR10 3BG. Gunton Woodland Burial Park located at Gunton Woodland Burial Park NR32 4LF.
Where can you scatter ashes in Stowmarket?
The Suffolk Council enforces particular guidelines concerning the scattering of ashes in public spaces, which may be revised at any point. For the latest information and guidelines, we recommend visiting the Suffolk Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Gipping is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Stowmarket near Stowhealth?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Stowhealth. If someone has recently died at Stowhealth in Stowmarket then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Stowmarket?
The main newspaper in Stowmarket is the East Anglian Daily Times. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include a brief biography of the deceased and details about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Stowmarket) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Stowmarket?
Indeed, Rosy is capable of meeting your needs. Should you require assistance with a Jewish funeral, please feel free to reach out to us at 0800 260 6922
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Suffolk?
Yes, Rosy can accommodate your requirements. If you're looking for a hindu funeral contact us on 0800 260 6922.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Stowmarket who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Stowmarket?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Stowmarket) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Stowmarket?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Stowmarket. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.