We'll help arrange a direct cremation in Accrington for someone who's died. This is a funeral without a service and keeps costs low. You can arrange a simple cremation with us from £895

Or call 012 5437 5312 to talk things through

Honour their memory

No two people are the same, and no two funerals are either. We’ll work with you to create a bespoke funeral, so you can say goodbye your way.

Get dedicated support

If you know exactly what they wanted, or you’re not sure where to start, we’ll arrange something that feels right for you and your loved ones.

Choose what’s right for you

We’ll help you find a venue for a memorial, or give you ideas on other ways to say goodbye, like where to scatter their ashes.

An Accrington Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

An Accrington Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Losing a loved one is hard. To make things a little easier, we'll pair you up with someone in our team.

With experience across Scaitcliffe, Bedlam, Altham West and beyond, they’ll listen to what you want and need, answer your questions and guide you through everything.

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How we’ll help you

Our prices start from £895 for a direct cremation (without a service), including the crematorium fee, a simple urn and oak veneered coffin. You can also choose from our selection of urns for scattering and display.

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012 5437 5312

We arrange the cremation

We’ll bring your loved one to our chapel or rest and look after them there while we complete all the paperwork and arrange the cremation date.

On the day of the cremation

We’ll transport them to a local crematorium in Accrington and carry out a cremation you don’t attend. We’re always available if you need a chat.

We hand-deliver their ashes

We deliver your loved one’s ashes in a simple urn, or scatter them for you. We also offer a choice of urns for display or scattering, including planting and water scattering.

Find the perfect place to say goodbye

We’ll help find the perfect place for a memorial service or to scatter your loved one’s ashes in Scaitcliffe, Bedlam, Altham West or nearby.

Whether you have something in mind or want to talk through your options, our funeral experts will support you in finding a place that reflects the person you love.

We met up with family and said goodbye together in our way. The way mum wanted. Fantastic value, fantastic staff, fantastic company that’s with you every step of the way.

Jenny, who arranged a funeral with farewill

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Planning your own reception or memorial

Instead of a funeral service, a memorial can give you the chance to come together with friends and family and celebrate your loved one’s life. If this is something you’re considering, these ideas from our team could help you get started.

Memorial ideas in Accrington

Pay tribute to your loved one with a dedicated memorial tree, bench or a plaque in the Stone Book of Remembrance in Accrington’s Garden of Remembrance.

Where to scatter ashes in Accrington

Accrington is full of natural beauty spots to scatter your loved one’s ashes, from the enchanting Pendle Hill to the historic Woodnook Vale Local Nature Reserve.

Unique wake venues in Accrington

Enjoy a picnic at Oak Hill Park, cheer for their favourite team at the Crown Ground, or enjoy an afternoon tea at the Gallery Kitchen in Haworth Art Gallery to celebrate the life of your loved one.

Find Your Funeral Directors in Accrington

Accrington is a town in the North West of England located between the Pennines and West Pennine Moors. The River Hyndburn flows through the centre of Accrington near Woodnook with Hameldon Hill situated to the east of the town. 

There are several churches and places of worship in the Lancashire town, such as St. Peter, St Andrew, St. Mary Magdalen and St. James Church, situated on Cannon Street. Accrington has the oldest cemetery in Hyndburn, which features beautiful countryside views of Pendle Hill. Accrington Crematorium’s situated North-East of the town at Accrington Cemetery on Burnley Road.

There are also many places of natural beauty should you consider scattering your loved one’s ashes or placing a memorial in Accrington, such as Bullough Park or Oak Hill Park.

How much does a funeral and cremation cost in Accrington

The average cost of a funeral in Accrington is around £4,850, but prices can vary depending on the type of funeral you wish to arrange. Several funeral services are available, such as burial, woodland burials, cremation, and direct cremation.

Areas we cover in Accrington

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across Accrington including Church, Great Harwood, Oswaldtwistle, Clayton-le-Moors, Rishton, Belthorn, Knuzden and Altham.

We’ll bring your loved one into our care, no matter the distance, arrange the cremation and hand-deliver their ashes back to you anywhere in Accrington.

Our local experts can also help you find somewhere to hold a memorial service in Accrington.

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Create a meaningful funeral today

We’ve helped thousands of families deal with life’s toughest moments, and we’re here to support you whenever you need.

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