Richard Bird Funeral Director in Gosforth Newcastle upon Tyne

We are a local independent funeral director in Gosforth Newcastle upon Tyne with our office on the Great North Road.


Welcome to Richard Bird Funeral Services

There are many factors to consider when appointing a funeral director in Newcastle to take care of your loved ones funeral arrangements. Whilst all funeral directors are here to provide the same service, the manner in which the service is executed will vary considerably between one company
and the next.

You only get one chance to get things right, so it’s very important to take your time when choosing your funeral director.

Here at Richard Bird Funeral Services, as a privately owned independent company, free from corporate ties, we are proud to offer an exclusive and unrivalled service of distinction.

We focus on what’s important, creating a positive and stress free experience for our clients whilst taking care of their loved ones. We have put together some funeral choices and prices, please click the button for our price page.

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What To Do Next

We can promise you that you and your loved one will receive the very best personal service as we will work closely with you to turn your ideas and wishes into reality.

You can call us now on 0191 511 1412 or click the button below for other options. You can find us Richard Bird funeral directors on Great North Road, Gosforth - Funeral Services Newcastle upon Tyne

Arranging a Funeral

We are here for you anytime of day or night to help and guide you through arranging a funeral for your loved one without any obligation. We are dedicated to tailoring a funeral to your needs.

funeral director Gosforth Newcastle upon Tyne


All funeral directors are legally required to publish this Price List for a standardised set of products and services. This is to help you think through your options and make choices, and to let you compare prices between different funeral directors (because prices can vary).

Richard Bird funeral director Gosforth Newcastle upon Tyne - Winner of Most Supportive Funeral Award 2018

Kind Words

Sandra Coulson and Family

"Thank you Richard for all the support you gave to me and my family. I wouldn't have known what to do without your help"


“I just wanted to say a huge thank you for the kindness, compassion, advice and friend you provided following my mum’s death. You made a difficult time more easy to bear and at the funeral you were the epitome of dignity and professionalism. I couldn’t have asked for more. Thank you."

Barry and Liz

“I would like to extend a special thank you to Richard. Your support and communication made a very difficult time a lot easier to cope with.”

Sharon Lake

“Thank you for all your support and assistance at this difficult time"



Richard Bird Funeral Services

Gosforth: 57 Great N Rd, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2DQ

Stakeford: 83 Leander Ave, Stakeford, Choppington, Northumberland, NE62 5BG


Gosforth: 0191 511 1412
Stakeford: 01670 343 891


Please note: Richard Bird Funeral Services has no association with any other funeral company.