Best 3 Funeral Directors in Whitchurch

Discover funeral directors located in Whitchurch. 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

E J Edgerton Son

E J Edgerton Son


62 High Street, Shropshire, SY13 1BB

Open 24/7
Rolfes Family Funeral Service

Rolfes Family Funeral Service


14 Station Rd, Shropshire, SY13 1RE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Whitchurch is a market town in Shropshire, England, situated along the River Test. The town is known for its historic buildings, including St. Alkmund's Church and the Old Grammar School. Visitors can also explore the nearby Whitchurch Silk Mill, which is one of the last working silk mills in Britain. With a population of 9,968 people.

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How many funeral directors in Whitchurch?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 2 Funeral Directors in Whitchurch On this page we have listed 2 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Whitchurch?

The typical cost of funerals in Whitchurch typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Whitchurch. 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 'Top Note Ceremonies ‘At Your Service’' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Whitchurch?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Whitchurch), E J Edgerton Son and Rolfes Family Funeral Service all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Whitchurch. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Whitchurch.

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

Within 10 Miles off Whitchurch there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Whitchurch: Crewe 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:

Crewe Crematorium, Cemetery grounds Market Close CW1 2NA Phone: 01270 685545 with a fee of approximately £793 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 Whitchurch take place in care homes such as Elmhurst Care Home or Weston House Residential 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 Whitchurch?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Whitchurch. As funeral directors in Whitchurch 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 Whitchurch.

Fenns Meadow Green Burial Ground located at Fenns Meadow Green Burial Ground SY13 3NH. Swanlow Park Cemetery located at Swanlow Park Cemetery CW7 4DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Whitchurch?
The Shropshire 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 Shropshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Test is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Whitchurch near Whitchurch Community Hospital?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Whitchurch Community Hospital. If someone has recently died at Whitchurch Community Hospital in Whitchurch then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Whitchurch?
The main newspaper for Whitchurch is the Whitchurch Herald. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Whitchurch) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Whitchurch?
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 Shropshire?
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 Whitchurch 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 Whitchurch?
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 (Whitchurch) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Whitchurch?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Whitchurch. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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