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Find funeral directors in Eccles

There are lots of funeral directors to choose from if you’re planning a funeral in Eccles. With our directory you’ll find independent family-run funeral homes like Christopher Terry, as well as well-known names like Eccles Co-op Funeralcare. We’ve made it easier to compare funeral directors, so you can find the right one to help organise the send-off you want.

Planning a funeral in Eccles

In Eccles there is one crematorium and a further 5 located within a 30-minute drive in nearby Bury and Manchester. There are 2 main cemeteries located in Eccles and a range of others available in Bury, Manchester and Swinton. These include dedicated Muslim and Jewish burial sites. For religious services, the town has many Christian places of worship including Church of England, Catholic, Methodist and Unitarian churches. Eccles is also home to a mosque, Quakers Religious Society and CAC House of prayer. If you need a synagogue or gurdwara, you’ll find them nearby in Manchester.

Need more info about planning a funeral? Use our step-by-step funeral arranging guide to help get you started.

Why compare Eccles funeral directors?

Funeral costs in Eccles vary depending on the type of service, when it takes place and the funeral director you choose. In fact, funeral directors’ fees typically make up around one third of the cost of a funeral – so comparing options could help you to save hundreds of pounds. That’s why it’s important to compare prices. If you want to plan an affordable funeral in Eccles, our directory makes it easier to compare costs in one place, so you can make an informed choice.

Find a crematorium in Eccles

If you’re planning a cremation, there is one crematorium in Eccles and 5 others within a 30-minute drive:

Find a cemetery or burial ground in Eccles

There are 2 cemeteries in Eccles itself but several others within a 30-minute drive. These include:

  • Peel Green Cemetery, Eccles
  • Barton Upon Irwell Cemetery, Eccles
  • Agecroft Cemetery, Swinton
  • Swinton Cemetery, Swinton (council-run)
  • Halimar Bee Btr Abdul Jabbar, Swinton (muslim burials)
  • Blackley Cemetery, Manchester (council-run)
  • North Manchester Blackly Jewish Cemetery, Manchester
  • Rainsough Jewish Cemetery, Manchester

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We recommend taking some time to look into the different cemeteries and crematoriums listed above before you make your choice. You can find more information through their websites or by reading independent reviews. This will help you to find the best option to meet your needs.