Best 5 Funeral Directors in Thetford

Discover funeral directors located in Thetford. 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 Thetford

L Fulcher Funeral Directors Thetford


13 Earles Street, Norfolk, IP24 2AB

Open 24/7
Mark Skinner Funeral Service Thetford

Mark Skinner Funeral Service Thetford


30 Bury Rd, Norfolk, IP24 3DE

Open 24/7
Turner Funerals

Turner Funerals


15A Old Market St, Norfolk, IP24 2EQ

Open 24/7
Andrew Francis Funeral Service Thetford

Andrew Francis Funeral Service Thetford


2a Station Road,, Norfolk, IP24 1AN

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Thetford is known for its association with Thetford Forest, a vast woodland area with walking and cycling trails, picnic spots, and a range of outdoor activities. The town is also recognized for its connection to Thetford Priory, a ruined medieval priory with historical significance. With a population of 27,269 people.

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How many funeral directors in Thetford?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Thetford?

The typical cost of funerals in Thetford typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Thetford. 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 'The Celebrant Company' 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 Peony Flowers (Located on Ford Street, THETFORD IP24 2EP, Norfolk) or Buttercups & Daisies (Phone number 01842 763516) typically charge approximately between £89 up to £451 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 MooMoo's Piercing or visiting their store at 98 Brandon Road, Thetford.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Thetford?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Thetford 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 Thetford: West Suffolk Crematorium, Breckland 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 £838 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Breckland Crematorium, Norwich Road Scoulton NR9 4NR Phone: 01953 850219 with a fee of approximately £771 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in Thetford take place in care homes such as Thorp House or Linden Court. 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 Thetford?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Thetford. As funeral directors in Thetford 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 Thetford.

The Arbory Trust Woodland Burial Ground located at The Arbory Trust Woodland Burial Ground CB23 7BN. Norfolk Bluebell Wood located at Norfolk Bluebell Wood NR10 3BG. Earlham Cemetery located at Earlham Cemetery NR2 3RJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Thetford?
The Norfolk 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 Norfolk Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Little Ouse is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Thetford near Thetford Healthy Living Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Thetford Healthy Living Centre. If someone has recently died at Thetford Healthy Living Centre in Thetford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Thetford?
The main newspaper is the Thetford & Brandon Times. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Thetford & Brandon Times allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Thetford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Thetford?
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 Norfolk?
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 Thetford 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 Thetford?
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 (Thetford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Thetford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Thetford. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.