Best 5 Funeral Directors in Witney

Discover funeral directors located in Witney. 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 Smith Son Funeral Directors Ltd

Peter Smith Son Funeral Directors Ltd


135 Burwell Drive, Oxfordshire, OX28 3JG

Open 24/7
Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Carterton

Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Carterton


4 Brize Norton Rd, Oxfordshire, OX18 3JF

Open 24/7
Greens Funeral Services Witney

Greens Funeral Services Witney


32 Corn Street, Oxfordshire, OX28 6BL

Open 24/7
Greens Funeral Services Eynsham

Greens Funeral Services Eynsham


21 High St, Eynsham, Oxfordshire, OX29 4HE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Peter Smith Son Funeral Directors Ltd, Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Carterton, Greens Funeral Services Witney, Greens Funeral Services Eynsham. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Witney is famous for its association with the historic Witney Blanket Hall, a museum dedicated to the town's renowned blanket-making industry. The town is also recognized for its beautiful Cogges Manor Farm, a living history museum with farm animals and period buildings. With a population of 30,310 people.

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How many funeral directors in Witney?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Witney?

The typical cost of funerals in Witney typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 21% and cremation accounting for 79% of the amount of funerals taking place in Witney. 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 'Weaving Memories' 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 Flower Shop (Located on 43 High Street, WITNEY OX28 6HP, Oxfordshire) or Classic Flowers (Phone number 01993 849458) typically charge approximately between £87 up to £451 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 Clock Workshop or visiting their store at 14 Langdale Court, Witney.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Witney?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Witney), Peter Smith Son Funeral Directors Ltd and Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Carterton all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Witney. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Witney.

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

Within 10 Miles off Witney 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 Witney: South Oxfordshire Crematorium and Memorial Park Ltd, North Oxfordshire 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:

South Oxfordshire Crematorium and Memorial Park Ltd, Garford OX13 5PA Phone: 01235 867821 with a fee of approximately £765 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. North Oxfordshire Crematorium, and Memorial Park Tackley OX5 3ER Phone: 01869 331231 with a fee of approximately £920 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Witney take place in care homes such as Barchester Middletown Grange Care Home or Newland House. 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 Witney?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Witney. As funeral directors in Witney 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 20 miles off Witney.

Westmill Woodland Burial Ground CIC located at Westmill Woodland Burial Ground CIC B4508. Sheepdrove Burial Wood located at Sheepdrove Burial Wood RG17 7UU. Fairspear Natural Burial Ground located at Fairspear Natural Burial Ground OX29 9NY.
Where can you scatter ashes in Witney?
The Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Windrush is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Witney near Witney Community Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Witney Community Hospital. If someone has recently died at Witney Community Hospital in Witney then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Witney?
The main newspaper is the Witney Gazette. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Witney Gazette allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Witney) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Witney?
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 Oxfordshire?
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 Witney 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 Witney?
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 (Witney) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Witney?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Witney. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.