Chesterfield Funeral Directors


Guide to Funeral Directors in Chesterfield

Chesterfield is a town in Derbyshire, in the Midlands. It is also the name given to the surrounding borough. The borough population is around 100,000. It has had a market town charter since the year 1204 from King John, and many archaeological finds show its Roman and Anglo-Saxon heritage.

Although a smaller town, there are plenty of facilities and 14 registered funeral directors in Chesterfield. There are four cemeteries locally, and the Chesterfield and District Crematorium is provided for by the Borough Council.

There are many Christian churches in Chesterfield, one the most famous being St Mary and All Saints that is famous for having a twisted spire. Services for funerals are often held in these churches, however, churchyard burials are problematic in that many are now closed to new burials due to space. Funeral directors in Chesterfield will be able to offer further advice.

Unfortunately, there are fewer places of worship for other faiths. To access temple and mosque services, Sheffield may be the best and closest local area provider. However, there is a separate Muslim burial section available in Brimington Cemetery.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What should I do when someone dies?

When someone dies you need to get a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death from a doctor, register their death and choose a funeral director to arrange their funeral. The Registration Office will give you a Death Certificate and Certificate for Burial or Cremation (GR021 in Northern Ireland).

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How do you arrange a funeral?

You can arrange a funeral by choosing a funeral director who will help you organise all of the details. They can help you decide whether to have a cremation or burial and what type of service to choose, as well as additional options, such as music and flowers. You can find out what happens at a funeral and compare funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

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How much does a funeral cost?

The cost of a funeral depends on where you are in the UK and whether you choose a burial or a cremation. Natural burial is becoming increasingly popular, but can often be more expensive than burial in a traditional cemetery. The cost of coffins, flowers, catering and transport also varies a lot. There is also an almost unlimited list of options for personalising a service, such as professional funeral singers or a motorcycle-hearse. You can compare the price of funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

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  • Chesterfield and District Crematorium

    Chesterfield, S43 1AU

  • City Road Crematorium

    Sheffield, S2 1GD

  • Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium

    Sheffield, S8 0HN

  • Amber Valley Memorial Park and Crematorium

    Swanwick, DE55 1BH

  • Mansfield and District Crematorium

    Mansfield, NG18 5BJ

  • Boythorpe Cemetery

    Chesterfield, S40 2PE

  • Spital Cemetery

    Chesterfield, S41 0EZ

  • Brimington Cemetery

    Chesterfield, S43 1AU

  • Hasland Cemetery

    Chesterfield , S41 0LB

  • Staveley Cemetery

    Chesterfield, S43 3LJ

  • Dronfield Cemetery

    Dronfield , S18 1XY

  • Dark Lane Cemetery

    Chesterfield, S42 5NL

  • Danesmoor Cemetery

    Chesterfield, S45 9RL

  • Abbey Lane Cemetery

    Sheffield, S8 0BQ

  • Beighton Cemetery

    Sheffield, S20 1EJ

  • Killamarsh Cemetery

    Sheffield , S21 1BS

  • Intake Cemetery

    Sheffield, S12 2AR

  • Woodhouse Cemetery

    Sheffield, S13 7GE

  • Darley Dale Cemetery

    Darley Dale, DE4 2FT

  • City Road Cemetery

    Sheffield, S2 1GD

Nearest Funeral Directors (Chesterfield)

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