Best 5 Funeral Directors in Tranent

Discover funeral directors located in Tranent. 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

Buchanan Hogg Funeral Directors

Buchanan Hogg Funeral Directors


1 Civic Square, East Lothian, EH33 1LH

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Tranent

Co Op Funeralcare Tranent


96-98 High Street, East Lothian, EH33 1HH

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Prestonpans

Co Op Funeralcare Prestonpans


Unit 4 Preston Links, High Street, East Lothian, EH32 9AF

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Musselburgh

Co Op Funeralcare Musselburgh


40-42 High Street, East Lothian, EH21 7AG

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Tranent is a town in East Lothian, Scotland, known for its rich mining history. The town is home to the Prestongrange Museum, a former industrial site that showcases the area's coal mining heritage. Visitors can explore the museum's exhibits, including restored machinery and buildings. With a population of 12,140 people.

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How many funeral directors in Tranent?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 7 Funeral Directors in Tranent On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Tranent?

The typical cost of funerals in Tranent typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Tranent. 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 'Onie Tibbitt, Agnostic Scotland' found on with 19 Reviews, 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 Floral Ambitions (Located on 14B Haddington Road, TRANENT EH33 1HW, East Lothian) or Sue Smillie Flowers (Phone number 07989 976 321) typically charge approximately between £81 up to £462 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Tranent?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Tranent 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 Tranent: Warriston Crematorium, Seafield Crematorium, Morton Hall 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:

Warriston Crematorium, Warriston Road EH7 4HW Phone: 0131 552 3020 with a fee of approximately £734 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Seafield Crematorium, Seafield Road EH6 7LD Phone: 0131 554 3496 with a fee of approximately £845 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Morton Hall Crematorium, Howden Hall Road EH16 6TX Phone: 0131 664 4314 with a fee of approximately £915 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Tranent take place in care homes. 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 Tranent?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Tranent. As funeral directors in Tranent 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 1 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Tranent.

Binning Memorial Woodland located at Binning Memorial Woodland EH40 3DU.
Where can you scatter ashes in Tranent?
The East Lothian 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 East Lothian Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Tyne is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Tranent near Tranent Medical Practice?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Tranent Medical Practice. If someone has recently died at Tranent Medical Practice in Tranent then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Tranent?
The main newspaper in Tranent is the East Lothian Courier. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Tranent) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Tranent?
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 East Lothian?
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 Tranent 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 Tranent?
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 (Tranent) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Tranent?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Tranent. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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