Best 5 Funeral Directors in Walkden

Discover funeral directors located in Walkden. 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

Paul Williams Independent Funeral Directors Ltd

Paul Williams Independent Funeral Directors Ltd


215 Bury New Road, Manchester, M45 8GW

Open 24/7
Bromleys Independent Funeral Services

Bromleys Independent Funeral Services


125a-127a Tonge Moor Rd, Bolton, BL2 2HR

Open 24/7
Broadoak Independent Funeral Service

Broadoak Independent Funeral Service


354 Worsley Rd, Manchester, M27 0FH

Open 24/7
Bridgford Funeralcare Swinton

Bridgford Funeralcare Swinton


23 Chorley Road, Manchester, M27 4AF

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Walkden is recognized for its association with Blackleach Country Park, a nature reserve with woodland, meadows, and a lake, providing a tranquil setting for outdoor activities. The town is known for its connection to Walkden Town Centre, a bustling shopping area with a variety of shops, cafes, and restaurants. With a population of 21,399 people.

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How many funeral directors in Walkden?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 36 Funeral Directors in Walkden On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Walkden?

The typical cost of funerals in Walkden typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Walkden. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' 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 Rainbow Florist (Located on 166 Walkden Road , WALKDEN M28 7DP, Greater Manchester) typically charge approximately between £76 up to £459 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Walkden?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Walkden), Paul Williams Independent Funeral Directors Ltd and Bromleys Independent Funeral Services all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Walkden. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Walkden.

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

Within 10 Miles off Walkden there are 10 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Walkden: Wigan Crematorium, The Manchester Crematorium Ltd, Peel Green 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:

Wigan Crematorium, Warrington Road Lower Ince WN3 4NH Phone: 01942 866455 with a fee of approximately £774 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. The Manchester Crematorium Ltd, Barlow Moor Road Chorlton-cum-Hardy M21 7GZ Phone: 0161 881 5269 with a fee of approximately £867 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. Peel Green Crematorium, 716 Liverpool Road Eccles M30 7LW Phone: 0161 794 4711 with a fee of approximately £870 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

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

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 Walkden 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 Walkden?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Walkden. As funeral directors in Walkden 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 Walkden.

Friends of Nature Burial Ground located at Friends of Nature Burial Ground Graveyard Farm, Newton Hall Lane Mobberley WA16 7LJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Walkden?
The Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Irwell is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Walkden near Salford Royal Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Salford Royal Hospital. If someone has recently died at Salford Royal Hospital in Walkden then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Walkden?
The main newspaper in Walkden is the Salford City News. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include information about the deceased's life and achievements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Walkden) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Walkden?
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 Greater Manchester?
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 Walkden 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 Walkden?
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 (Walkden) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Walkden?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Walkden. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.