Best 5 Funeral Directors in Washington

Discover funeral directors located in Washington. 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

Peter Johnson Funeral Directors Hartleyburn Avenue

Peter Johnson Funeral Directors Hartleyburn Avenue


1 Hartleyburn Avenue, Tyne & Wear, NE31 2NJ

Open 24/7
Peter Dodd Independent Funeral Directors Grindon

Peter Dodd Independent Funeral Directors Grindon


90 The Broadway, Grindon, Tyne and Wear, SR4 8NX

Open 24/7
Peter Dodd Independent Funeral Directors Chiswick Square

Peter Dodd Independent Funeral Directors Chiswick Square


27 Chiswick Square, Tyne and Wear, SR5 3PZ

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Washington

Co Op Funeralcare Washington


New Fountain House, 12 Victoria Road, Tyne & Wear, NE37 2SY

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Washington is known for the iconic Washington Monument, a towering obelisk that honors the first President of the United States, George Washington. The city is also recognized for its historic Capitol Building, which houses the United States Congress. With a population of 67,044 people.

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How many funeral directors in Washington?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 47 Funeral Directors in Washington On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Washington?

The typical cost of funerals in Washington typically sits around £1957 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Washington. 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 'Unique Celebrant Ceremonies' 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 The Green (Located on Washington Village, WASHINGTON NE38 7AB, Tyne and Wear) or Clare's Florist (Phone number 0191 4160532) typically charge approximately between £84 up to £458 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 Gallery Jewellers or visiting their store at, Washington.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Washington?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Washington), Peter Johnson Funeral Directors Hartleyburn Avenue and Peter Dodd Independent Funeral Directors Grindon all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Washington. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Washington.

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

Within 10 Miles off Washington there are 7 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Washington: West Road Crematorium, Tynemouth Crematorium, Sunderland 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 Road Crematorium, West Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2JL Phone: 0191 211 6941 with a fee of approximately £740 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Tynemouth Crematorium, Walton Avenue NE29 9NJ Phone: 0191 643 6070 with a fee of approximately £806 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Sunderland Crematorium, Chester Road SR4 7RS Phone: 0191 520 5553 with a fee of approximately £736 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 Washington take place in care homes such as St George's Residential Home or Barchester Washington Grange Care Home. 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 Washington?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Washington. As funeral directors in Washington 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 Washington.

Seven Penny Meadow located at Seven Penny Meadow DH8 6BA. Belsay Woodland Burial Ground located at Belsay Woodland Burial Ground NE20 0DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Washington?
The Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wear is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Washington near Washington Primary Care Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Washington Primary Care Centre. If someone has recently died at Washington Primary Care Centre in Washington then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Washington?
The main newspaper is The Washington Post. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Washington Post allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Washington) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Washington?
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 Tyne and Wear?
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 Washington 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 T & I Bell. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 39 Station Rd, Washington, NE38 8LY. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Washington?
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 (Washington) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Washington?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Washington. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.