Best 5 Funeral Directors in Widnes

Discover funeral directors located in Widnes. 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

Berry Jagger Funeral Directors

Berry Jagger Funeral Directors


238 Warrington Road, Merseyside, L35 2UA

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Widnes

Co Op Funeralcare Widnes


104 Albert Road, Cheshire, WA8 6LG

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Runcorn

Co Op Funeralcare Runcorn


4 Church Street, Cheshire, WA7 1LT

Open 24/7
Debbie Bennett Funeral Directors Rainhill

Debbie Bennett Funeral Directors Rainhill


3A Station Road, Merseyside, L35 0LL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Berry Jagger Funeral Directors, Co Op Funeralcare Widnes, Co Op Funeralcare Runcorn, Debbie Bennett Funeral Directors Rainhill. See the following link to find parking:

Parking near Berry Jagger Funeral Directors

Parking near Co Op Funeralcare Widnes

Parking near Co Op Funeralcare Runcorn

Parking near Debbie Bennett Funeral Directors Rainhill

About City

Widnes is recognized for its iconic Silver Jubilee Bridge, a prominent landmark that spans the River Mersey. The town is also known for the Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, offering interactive exhibits and educational activities. With a population of 63,365 people.

Need help?

Contact someone today

How many funeral directors in Widnes?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 14 Funeral Directors in Widnes On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Widnes?

The typical cost of funerals in Widnes typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Widnes. 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 Rona's Flowers (Located on 33 Widnes Road, WIDNES WA8 6AZ, Cheshire) or Amore Flowers (Phone number 0151 4243433) typically charge approximately between £87 up to £456 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 Argos Widnes Green Oaks or visiting their store at 17-18 Green Oaks Shopping Centre, Widnes.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Widnes?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Widnes there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Widnes: Widnes Crematorium, Walton Lea Crematorium, St Helens 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:

Widnes Crematorium, Birchfield Road WA8 9EE Phone: 0303 333 4300 with a fee of approximately £777 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Walton Lea Crematorium, Chester Road Higher Walton WA4 6TB Phone: 01925 267731 with a fee of approximately £727 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. St Helens Crematorium, Rainford Road WA10 6DF Phone: 01744 677406 with a fee of approximately £902 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

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

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 20 % of all deaths in Widnes take place in care homes such as Ferndale Court Care Home or Ferndale Mews 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 Widnes?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Widnes. As funeral directors in Widnes 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 Widnes.

Swanlow Park Cemetery located at Swanlow Park Cemetery CW7 4DX. 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 Widnes?
The Merseyside 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 Merseyside Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Mersey is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Widnes near Halton General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Halton General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Halton General Hospital in Widnes then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Widnes?
The main newspaper is the Runcorn and Widnes World. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Runcorn and Widnes World allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Widnes) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Widnes?
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 Merseyside?
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 Widnes 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 Julies Kitchen Caterers. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 12 Stanley Cl, Widnes WA8 6RL, Widnes, WA8 6RL. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Widnes?
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 (Widnes) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Widnes?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Widnes. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.