Derby Funeral Directors

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Guide to Funeral Directors in Derby

Find funeral directors in Derby. Funeral Guide is the UK's most popular funeral director comparison site, with clear and comprehensive pricing, and verified, independent reviews.

Simply click on a funeral director’s listing to see their profile page, where you can learn more about the funeral services they provide, read customer reviews, and find out how to get in touch to discuss arrangements for your loved one.

How much does a funeral cost in Derby?

 

The average cost of a simple funeral in Derby is £1,759.55. That puts it around a hundred pounds less than the national average. It's also significantly cheaper, on average, than Birmingham.

How much does cremation and burial cost in Derby?

 

The average cost for cremation in Derby is £744.00 while the average cost of burial in Derby is £1,803.00. Both prices are around average for UK burial and cremation prices, although they are both above average for the East Midlands as a whole.

Derby City Council is responsible for managing six cemeteries across the city, with new burial plots available in Nottingham Road Cemetery and Spondon. Burials in reopened graves or the interment of cremated ashes may be accepted at Uttoxeter Old Road, Normanton, Chellaston and Mickleover cemeteries. In addition, Markeaton Crematorium has facilities with two service chapels and a Garden of Remembrance.

What do funeral directors in Derby offer?

 

According to the most recent data, Derby’s population comprises almost one-quarter ethnic minority communities, including people of Pakistani and Indian heritage. After Christianity and non-religious beliefs, Islam and Hinduism are the most common religions in Derby. You can expect most Derby funeral directors to be experienced in providing funeral services befitting a range of religious beliefs and cultural traditions.

Traditionally the county town of Derbyshire, Derby is a fascinating historical city and one of the birthplaces of the Industrial Revolution. From the 19th Century onwards, Derby grew from a market town into the centre of British railways and train manufacture, as well as an industrial hub of the north.

Serving a population of approximately 250,000 are around 21 funeral directors operating from 40 funeral homes. With a good variety of independent, family-run, or national companies, residents of Derby should have a good choice of local funeral directors.

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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Crematorium
Cemetery
  • Markeaton Crematorium

    Derby, DE22 4NH

  • Trent Valley Crematorium

    Derby, DE72 2AF

  • Bretby Crematorium

    Burton upon Trent, DE15 0QE

  • Amber Valley Memorial Park and Crematorium

    Swanwick, DE55 1BH

  • Bramcote Crematorium

    Nottingham, NG9 3GJ

  • Nottingham Road Cemetery

    Derby, DE21 6FN

  • Spondon Cemetery

    Derby, DE21 7GL

  • Duffield Cemetery

    Duffield, DE56 4DQ

  • Brailsford Cemetery

    Brailsford, DE6 3AA

  • Longmoor Cemetery

    Nottingham, DE72 3BE

  • Belper Cemetery

    Belper, DE56 2JE

  • Heanor Cemetery

    Heanor, DE75 7DT

  • Park Cemetery (Ilkeston)

    Ilkeston, DE7 5HT

  • Baroon Cemetery

    Castle Donington, DE74 2PF

  • Stapleford Cemetery

    Nottingham, NG9 8AP

  • Rolleston Cemetery

    Burton upon Trent, DE13 9BG

  • Ripley Cemetery

    Ripley , DE5 3JG

  • Eastwood Cemetery (Eastwood)

    Eastwood, NG16 3HR

  • Stapenhill Cemetery

    Burton upon Trent, DE15 9AE

  • Chilwell Cemetery

    Nottingham, NG9 5FF

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Crematorium
Cemetery
  • Markeaton Crematorium

    Derby, DE22 4NH

  • Trent Valley Crematorium

    Derby, DE72 2AF

  • Bretby Crematorium

    Burton upon Trent, DE15 0QE

  • Amber Valley Memorial Park and Crematorium

    Swanwick, DE55 1BH

  • Bramcote Crematorium

    Nottingham, NG9 3GJ

  • Nottingham Road Cemetery

    Derby, DE21 6FN

  • Spondon Cemetery

    Derby, DE21 7GL

  • Duffield Cemetery

    Duffield, DE56 4DQ

  • Brailsford Cemetery

    Brailsford, DE6 3AA

  • Longmoor Cemetery

    Nottingham, DE72 3BE

  • Belper Cemetery

    Belper, DE56 2JE

  • Heanor Cemetery

    Heanor, DE75 7DT

  • Park Cemetery (Ilkeston)

    Ilkeston, DE7 5HT

  • Baroon Cemetery

    Castle Donington, DE74 2PF

  • Stapleford Cemetery

    Nottingham, NG9 8AP

  • Rolleston Cemetery

    Burton upon Trent, DE13 9BG

  • Ripley Cemetery

    Ripley , DE5 3JG

  • Eastwood Cemetery (Eastwood)

    Eastwood, NG16 3HR

  • Stapenhill Cemetery

    Burton upon Trent, DE15 9AE

  • Chilwell Cemetery

    Nottingham, NG9 5FF

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Latest Verified Reviews

Ngozi Okwudili-Ince 2020-08-07 13:44:53

Thank you for helping us give our mother a good send off despite the COVID restrictions.

Jackie Troiano 2020-08-07 11:37:56

As always you and you loved one are made to feel so precious and cared for. All of the worry is eased by the care and attention to detail that all of the team at AW Lymn Cotmanhey provide. Michelle felt like a friend by the end. Such a personal service and nothing is too much trouble. Thank you to everyone including the Drivers in the day, David felt like a family friend and Kevin was a true gent. You are all amazing. Thank you from the bottom of all our hearts.

Barbara Lymbery 2020-07-31 19:38:15

Nicola was fantastic leading up to the funeral. Donna was amazing too on the day. Both helped support and put us at ease throughout all dealings. 

Tracey Atkin 2020-07-23 23:09:56

first time ever doing my brothers funeral and these wonderful people have helped me so much. supported me in every way possible. i no he his i safe hands with them right now. just not looking forward to his funeral day but lyms are absolutely proffesionals and im so grateful to each and everyone of you

David Beeson 2020-07-19 17:40:51

Difficult to think of posative things during the loss of a loved one. Dan at the littleover office in derby looked after me and my family with empathy and understanding, nothing was any trouble the whole process was 100% handled professionally at a fair price. Thank you to the whole team at Lymn's.