Best 5 Funeral Directors in Swanley

Discover funeral directors located in Swanley. 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

Petts Wood Funeralcare

Petts Wood Funeralcare


127 Queensway, Petts Wood, Kent, BR5 1DG

Open 24/7
Hergest Cavell Funeral Directors

Hergest Cavell Funeral Directors



Open 24/7
Bournes Of Dartford Funeral Directors

Bournes Of Dartford Funeral Directors


118 The Brent, Kent, DA2 6DE

Open 24/7
Bexleyheath Funeralcare

Bexleyheath Funeralcare


299 Broadway, Kent, DA6 8DG

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Swanley is home to Swanley Park, a popular recreational area featuring a lake, playgrounds, and sports facilities. The town is also known for its proximity to Brands Hatch, a renowned motor racing circuit. With a population of 17,138 people.

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How many funeral directors in Swanley?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 35 Funeral Directors in Swanley On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Swanley?

The typical cost of funerals in Swanley typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Swanley. 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 'Vince Hawkes Rustic 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 Flowerworks of Swanley (Located on 33 Station Road, SWANLEY BR8 8ES, Kent) or Paula Florist (Phone number 07774 132 795) typically charge approximately between £96 up to £461 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Swanley?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Swanley), Petts Wood Funeralcare and Hergest Cavell Funeral Directors all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Swanley. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Swanley.

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

Within 10 Miles off Swanley there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Swanley: Hither Green Crematorium, Eltham Crematorium, Beckenham 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:

Hither Green Crematorium, Verdant Lane Lewisham SE6 1TP Phone: 020 8314 9630 with a fee of approximately £892 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Eltham Crematorium, Crown Woods Way SE9 2AZ Phone: 020 8921 6700 with a fee of approximately £834 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. Beckenham Crematorium, Elmers End Road BR3 4TD Phone: 020 8658 9495 with a fee of approximately £793 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 23 % of all deaths in Swanley take place in care homes such as Emerson Grange Care Home or Birchwood Heights. 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 Swanley?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Swanley. As funeral directors in Swanley 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 2 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Swanley.

Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground TN8 5LQ. Herongate Wood located at Herongate Wood CM13 3SE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Swanley?
The Kent 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 Kent Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Darent is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Swanley near Sevenoaks Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Sevenoaks Hospital. If someone has recently died at Sevenoaks Hospital in Swanley then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Swanley?
The main newspaper in Swanley is the News Shopper. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Swanley) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Swanley?
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 Kent?
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 Swanley who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company such as Shelley Catering Services. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at The Grove Park Rd Unit 5, Swanley, BR8 8AJ. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Swanley?
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 (Swanley) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Swanley?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Swanley. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.