Best 5 Funeral Directors in Whittlesey

Discover funeral directors located in Whittlesey. 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

Peterborough Funeralcare

Peterborough Funeralcare


2 Midgate, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1TN

Open 24/7
Eye Funeralcare

Eye Funeralcare


High Street, Eye, Cambridgeshire, PE6 7UU

Open 24/7
He Bull Son

He Bull Son


61 Inhams Road, Cambridgeshire, PE7 1TT

Open 24/7
Smiths Funeral Directors

Smiths Funeral Directors


75 High Street, Cambridgeshire, PE2 8DT

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Whittlesey is a market town in Cambridgeshire, England, known for its traditional fenland architecture and historic buildings. One of its notable landmarks is Whittlesey Museum, which showcases the town's history and exhibits artifacts from the local area. Visitors can also explore the surrounding fenland landscapes and enjoy walks along the nearby Nene Washes. With a population of 12,959 people.

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How many funeral directors in Whittlesey?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 8 Funeral Directors in Whittlesey On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Whittlesey?

The typical cost of funerals in Whittlesey typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 19% and cremation accounting for 81% of the amount of funerals taking place in Whittlesey. 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 'Vince Hawkes Rustic Celebrant' 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 Flowers by Caroline (Located on 16 Market Street, WHITTLESEY PE7 1BD, Cambridgeshire) or Dawsons Flowers (Phone number 01733 350611) typically charge approximately between £84 up to £473 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Whittlesey?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Whittlesey 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 Whittlesey: Peterborough Crematorium, Fenland 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:

Peterborough Crematorium, Mowbray Road North Bretton PE6 7JE Phone: 01733 262639 with a fee of approximately £910 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Fenland Crematorium, Knights End Road PE15 0YJ Phone: 01354 650577 with a fee of approximately £779 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 Whittlesey 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 Whittlesey?
Yes there is 5 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Whittlesey. As funeral directors in Whittlesey 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 Whittlesey.

St Albans Woodland Burial Ground located at St Albans Woodland Burial Ground MK44 2JP. Olney Green Burials located at Olney Green Burials MK46 5EH. The Arbory Trust Woodland Burial Ground located at The Arbory Trust Woodland Burial Ground CB23 7BN.
Where can you scatter ashes in Whittlesey?
The Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Nene is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Whittlesey near Whittlesey: New Queen Street Surgery?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Whittlesey: New Queen Street Surgery. If someone has recently died at Whittlesey: New Queen Street Surgery in Whittlesey then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Whittlesey?
The main newspaper in Whittlesey is the Fenland Citizen. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Whittlesey) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Whittlesey?
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 Cambridgeshire?
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 Whittlesey 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 Whittlesey?
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 (Whittlesey) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Whittlesey?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Whittlesey. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.