Location of cemeteries and crematorium

Burnley Crematorium


Accrington Rd
Burnley BB11 5QD

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Opening times

The crematorium grounds are open every day of the year:

Weekdays (except bank holidays) from 9am till 4.45pm

Saturdays 9.00am – 4.45pm  

Sundays 10.30am – 4.45pm    

Bank holidays 10-30am – 4.45pm

The crematorium office is open:

Weekdays (exept bank holidays) 9am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4.45pm

Saturdays 9am to 2pm

Sundays –  The crematorium facility including the book of remembrance room is currently closed  on Sundays (except over the Christmas/New Year Period) until further notice. Any one wishing to view an entry in the book of remembrance or the tree of life memorial on an alternative date, can do so by calling bereavement services to make an appointment on 01282 477148. Alternatively we will be happy to take a photograph of your entry in the book or inscribed leaf and email it directly to you, should this be an acceptable alternative.


Car parking is available by the main gate whilst the crematorium is open.
Wheelchair access is available into the chapel and the Remembrance room.
Toilets are available whilst the grounds are open.

Burnley Cemetery

This Victorian cemetery first opened on 1st June 1856 and has provision for various denominations. It is the last resting place of many prominent Burnley citizens and has several war memorials.


Cemetery Lane
off Rossendale Road
Burnley BB11 5DG
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Opening Times

The cemetery grounds are open to pedestrians every day of the year 8am – 5pm. The gates for vehicle access are closed at weekends and holidays however information regarding vehicular access at weekends for disabled visitors is available by calling Bereavement Services on 01282 477148. 

View a plan of the cemetery


Limited car parking is freely available on the main entrance road. Families attending a burial may park by the chapel.
Toilets are available next to the chapel and include a radar disabled toilet.

St John’s Cemetery, Padiham

St John’s Road
BB12 7BN

Opening Times

The cemetery grounds are open every day of the year 9am – 5pm.


A small car park is freely available for visitors.