Glasgow Funeral Directors

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Guide to Funeral Directors in Glasgow

Find funeral directors in Glasgow. 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 Glasgow?

 

The average price of a simple funeral in Glasgow is £1,666.50. This is relatively cheap compared to average prices elsewhere in the UK and there are many funeral directors to choose from that will fit your needs and budget.

How much does cremation and burial cost in Glasgow?

 

The average price of cremation in Glasgow is £679.66 and the average price of burial in Glasgow is £2,259.33. That puts Glasgow towards the most expensive places in the country to be buried, but conversely, it's one of the cheapest cities in which to be cremated.

There are 32 cemeteries and churchyards within the city limits. Although many of the older, historic graveyards are closed to new burials, there are plenty of newer sites available, including Linn, Cardonald, Rutherglen Cemetery and the Lambhill/ St. Kentigerns Complex.

There are also eight crematoria, both privately and local authority owned, offering cremations for all religions and beliefs. Some of these crematoria, such as Linn, Daldowie and Glasgow Crematorium (Maryhill), have two service chapels to accommodate multiple services simultaneously.

What do funeral directors in Glasgow offer?

 

Scotland’s largest city, and the third largest city in the UK, the City of Glasgow is home to over half a million people, with a further 1.2 million people living in the Greater Glasgow area. Serving bereaved families in the area are just over 100 funeral directors in Glasgow and the surrounding locales, from over a hundred funeral homes.

The city has a religiously diverse population, with approximately 120 Christian churches of various different branches, 13 mosques, four gurdwaras, seven synagogues and a Hindu mandir. Consequently, many Glaswegian funeral directors are accustomed to and experienced in offering funeral services for various different faiths.

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
  • Glasgow Crematorium

    Glasgow, G23 5AA

  • Craigton Crematorium

    Glasgow, G52 2DB

  • The Linn Crematorium

    Glasgow, G45 9SP

  • South Lanarkshire Crematorium

    Blantyre, G72 0T

  • Woodside Crematorium

    Paisley,

  • St Peter's Cemetery

    Glasgow, G32 8XG

  • Darvel Cemetery

    Kilmarnock, G44 5UH

  • Rutherglen Cemetery

    Rutherglen, G73 2AW

  • Cathcart Cemetery

    Cathcart, G44 3LU

  • Westburn Cemetery

    Rutherglen, G72 7LP

  • Phillipshill Cemetery

    East Kilbride, G76 9HS

  • Hawkhead Cemetery

    Paisley, PA2 7BE

  • Mearns Cemetery

    Cathcart, G77 5RU

  • Eaglesham Cemetery

    Cathcart, G76 0JF

  • Neilston Cemetery

    Cathcart, G78 1TY

  • Coltswood Cemetery

    Coatbridge, ML5 2FF

  • North Dalnottar Cemetery

    Clydebank, G81 4SL

  • Strathblane Churchyard

    Bearsden, G63 9AB

  • Bothwellhaugh Cemetery

    Motherwell, ML4 2SU

  • Old Kilpatrick Cemetery

    Old Kilpatrick, G60 5JH

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Crematorium
Cemetery
  • Glasgow Crematorium

    Glasgow, G23 5AA

  • Craigton Crematorium

    Glasgow, G52 2DB

  • The Linn Crematorium

    Glasgow, G45 9SP

  • South Lanarkshire Crematorium

    Blantyre, G72 0T

  • Woodside Crematorium

    Paisley,

  • St Peter's Cemetery

    Glasgow, G32 8XG

  • Darvel Cemetery

    Kilmarnock, G44 5UH

  • Rutherglen Cemetery

    Rutherglen, G73 2AW

  • Cathcart Cemetery

    Cathcart, G44 3LU

  • Westburn Cemetery

    Rutherglen, G72 7LP

  • Phillipshill Cemetery

    East Kilbride, G76 9HS

  • Hawkhead Cemetery

    Paisley, PA2 7BE

  • Mearns Cemetery

    Cathcart, G77 5RU

  • Eaglesham Cemetery

    Cathcart, G76 0JF

  • Neilston Cemetery

    Cathcart, G78 1TY

  • Coltswood Cemetery

    Coatbridge, ML5 2FF

  • North Dalnottar Cemetery

    Clydebank, G81 4SL

  • Strathblane Churchyard

    Bearsden, G63 9AB

  • Bothwellhaugh Cemetery

    Motherwell, ML4 2SU

  • Old Kilpatrick Cemetery

    Old Kilpatrick, G60 5JH

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Latest Verified Reviews

Roseann McNeil 2020-11-29 09:41:44

To plan my mum's funeral was the most hardest thing I had to do in my life,they made me feel at ease and helped me not to completely fall apart. They were great at taking everything that I said about my mum and planned it to the way that my mum would have if she was doing it for herself,they were excellent in every way and very supportive through it all.

Samuel Nicol 2020-11-22 09:17:03

Absolutely brilliant service from the very first call & through the entire arrangements,Sandra Mc Geachie was extremely helpful & on the day,Michael,Frank & the other funeral director's/staff were 1st class,with no doubt in my mind I would most definitely recommend Anderson MaGuire to anyone,complete care & service,start to finish.

David Ferguson 2020-11-21 00:29:29

Both Ishbael and Suzy were very professional and so helpful - in initial meeting, subsequent dealings and the after care service. Family were very impressed with the service we received - thank you

Isabel Stewart 2020-11-20 15:10:50

The Brown family would just like to say a big thank you to Gail, Kirsty, the Funeral Director and the drivers at Anderson Maguire, Springburn, Glasgow for their caring and professional manner and who were all fantastic and kind to us and we would also like to say thank you for taking such good care of our wee Betty. Their help and support from the beginning to the end was much more than we could have asked for and we truly appreciate everything they did for us as a family.

Stephen Campbell 2020-11-20 09:22:46

Thanks to Anderson Maguire for their highly professional services for my dad's funeral. Their attention to detail was superb and they ensured that everything went smoothly on the day, making it much easier for ourselves. Thanks in particular to Suzy and Martin for their professionalism and sensitivity.