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Cemetery enquiries

Bury Cemetery Office has a strict appointment system, so please make an appointment before visiting. The opening hours for Bury Cemetery Office are:

  • Monday to Thursday: 8am to 4pm
  • Friday: 8am to 1pm.

The cemetery addresses and contact details are:

  • Bury Cemetery (main cemetery office), St Peter's Rd, Bury, BL9 9RL
  • Radcliffe Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Radcliffe, M26 4EU
  • Ramsbottom Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Ramsbottom, BL0 9PU
  • Telephone: 0161 762 9506 or 0161 253 6510
  • Fax: 0161 253 5532
  • Email:

If you need to book a funeral outside of these opening hours, such as on a weekend or bank holiday, please call our Emergency Duty team on 0161 253 6639 or 0161 253 6606.

When contacting the cemetery office, please note:

  • if our office staff are unable to take your call, please leave a message with your name and telephone number and we will call you back as soon as possible
  • all written communications in connection with your grave should be addressed to: The Cemetery Registrar, Bury Cemetery, St Peters Road, Bury, BL9 9RL
  • you should quote the grave reference on any correspondence with us. Our office is closed at weekends and whenever staff are attending funerals at other cemeteries
  • if you require advice on any matter in connection with your grave or concerning the cemetery, our office staff will be pleased to assist you.

Cemetery maintenance

If you have any complaints regarding grass cutting or general maintenance within one of our cemeteries, please contact us on: