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Simplicity Cremations in Rotherham

Ridgeway, East Herringthorpe, Rotherham, S65 3NN

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Simplicity Cremations in Rotherham

At Simplicity Cremations, we provide simple, low cost funeral options so you don't have to use a costly funeral director to plan your loved one's farewell at Rotherham Crematorium. Whether you are looking for an unattended direct cremation, a short funeral for just a few friends and family or a larger funeral with a family-led service, we can help.Rotherham Crematorium have a long history of helping people, having opened in 1962. The grounds are surrounded by the peaceful East Herringthorpe Cemetery and neighbouring areas such as Wickersley, Bramley, Dalton, Ravenfield, Thrybergh, Alderwarke and Parkgate, to name but a few. As part of such a diverse and vibrant community with many religions and cultures, the building, chapel and grounds at Rotherham Crematorium cater to every faith.There have been many developments and additions to the grounds over the years to provide a beautiful and tranquil setting. This is a peaceful haven for thinking and reflection, where you can be at one with nature. There is also a memorial area dedicated to Normandy veterans and loved ones who have served in the armed forces.You can call Simplicity Cremations 24 hours a day if you would like to learn more about our low cost funeral choices. Please call us at any time.

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What We Offer

Funerals for every budget

Our range of services available at Simplicity Cremations in Rotherham allows you to arrange a funeral that suits you and your budget, without breaking the bank.

There's no need for the more expensive elements often associated with a traditional funeral, such as a hearse, limousines and pallbearers.

What's included
  A direct cremation with no mourners present at a CMG crematorium local to the place of rest
  Ashes scattered in our gardens of remembrance or returned to you upon request at an additional cost*
What's included
  A short time in the chapel for up to 12 people to reflect and say a few words^
  A cremation at a CMG crematorium local to the place of rest
  Return of ashes in a simple container*
What's included?
  A full-length service in the chapel with a ceremony and no limit on attendees^
  A cremation at a CMG crematorium local to the place of rest
  Return of ashes in a simple container*

What's not included in our funeral packages

  • Embalming, dressing the deceased in their own clothing, placing personal effects in the coffin or a Funeral Director present on the day - a Chapel Attendant will be available on the day of the funeral to ensure everything runs smoothly
  • Viewing of the deceased / chapel visits
  • Arranging of floral tributes (you can arrange floral tributes directly with a florist if an Intimate or Family Led Funeral is chosen)
  • Minister or celebrant (you can arrange for a minister/celebrant to be present on the day when arranging an Family Funeral)
  • A hearse or limousines
  • Collection of donations
  • A procession
  • Costs for removing artificial limbs and mechanisms such as pacemakers
  • Witnessing the committal of the coffin to the cremator

*Ashes will be hand delivered in a simple container at a mutually agreed time Monday to Friday, AM (9am – 1pm) or PM (1pm – 5pm). This service is only available within mainland Great Britain.


Our Location

How to find us

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Simplicity Cremations in Rotherham

Ridgeway, East Herringthorpe,
Rotherham, S65 3NN

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Finding Us

Simplicity Cremations in Rotherham

Ridgeway, East Herringthorpe,
Rotherham, S65 3NN

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Why Simplicity Cremations

A simple alternative to a costly funeral

At Simplicity Cremations, our services allow you the freedom and flexibility to organise a funeral personalised for your loved one.

Less of an undertaking

Organising a funeral without the assistance of a funeral director is not as daunting as it may seem, our telephone-based arrangement team can assist you every step of the way.

Easier planning

Delivered with compassion

We understand that this is one of the most difficult times of your life. We are here to support and advise you at every stage, with uncompromising compassion and care.

Our promise to you

Uncompromising quality

As part of the UK’s largest funeral groups, we’re the only truly national direct cremation and low cost funeral provider that has its own staff, vehicles, crematoriums and mortuaries.

Our standards

Low cost

By removing some of the more costly extras often associated with a funeral, we can offer simple funerals which take care of the practical side of the cremation, leaving you the freedom to customise proceedings as you wish.

Why we're cheaper


By choosing to arrange a funeral with Simplicity, you’ll benefit from:

  •   Immediate arrangements by our professional telephone funeral arrangement team 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  •   Free online webchat
  •   Simple cremation services that are available throughout the whole of mainland Great Britain

At Rotherham Crematorium and Cemetery

Our facilities

Rotherham Crematorium has a multi-faith chapel, waiting room and porte-cochere entrance which provides a sheltered place for family and friends to stand outside.

The chapel has an organ for playing hymns and a Wesley music system so you can choose your loved one’s favourite song or playlist, or perhaps a something that is sentimental to you both.

For the ease and comfort of all guests, there is disabled access, disabled toilets and a hearing loop so everyone can hear the funeral service clearly.


  • Parking Spaces100 spaces
  • Speaker SystemsYes
  • Disabled Access & ToiletYes
  • Hearing LoopYes
  • Garden of RemembranceYes
  • Multi-faith ChapelYes


What our customers say

Our customer experience is very important to us and we strive to deliver high quality service every time.

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