Graham Roberts Funeral Service is your local independent famaily run funeral service


Graham Roberts' hearse

Graham Roberts Funeral Service is a small independent family run business situated off Victoria Road which is one of Scarborough’s main thoroughfares, very near the centre of town and the railway station.
The premises at Sherwood Street have been used for Funeral Directing for more than one hundred years.

Graham Roberts and his sister Christine, who have been proprietors since 1986, have recently been joined by Graham’s son George thus ensuring that this family run concern will be serving the local community for many years to come.

Our Services

  • Complete guidance on every aspect of the funeral arrangements.
  • Funeral arranged in your home or at out office.
  • 24 hour personal service provided by our fully trained staff.
  • Completion of all statutory and non-statutory documents required for funerals.
  • Compilation and insertion of newspaper notices.
  • Viewing in our Chapel of Rest.
  • Arrangement of floral tributes.
  • Arrangement of catering after the service.
  • Design and supply of service sheets.
  • Supply of horse drawn hearse.
  • Advice and supply of Willow, Bamboo and Cardboard coffins.
  • Handling of donations to charities.
  • Pre-Paid Funeral Plans.
  • Repatriation both to and from the UK.

Do not hesitate to contact us if you require assistance with anything not listed above.

Funeral cars used by Graham Roberts Funeral Service in Scarborough

Using our own fleet of vehicles we can make arrangements for a funeral in any part of the UK, or carry out removals from, any part of the country and can cater for all denominations. We provide a personal 24 hour service throughout the year providing guidance and assistance throughout whilst attending to all necessary arrangements - liaising with Clergy, Doctors, Cemeteries, Crematoria, Registrars, Hospitals, Coroners etc. Our private Chapel of Rest allows a peaceful and serene environment to pay one’s last respects to a family member or friend.

Graham, Christine and George can provide an estimate of overall funeral expenses which will include our charges and any payments that we are required to make on your behalf to third parties (these would include such things as the fees paid to the Cemetery, Churchyard or Crematorium, Clergy, Church, Doctors, Newspapers etc.).

Graham, Christine and George with Roberts Funeral Service fleet of cars

Horse Drawn Hearse

We regularly arrange funerals using a horse drawn hearse and will be very pleased give any help and advice you may require. For more images please click here.

George of Graham Roberts Funeral Service, Scarborough leading a funeral with a horse drawn hearse

Golden Leaves Pre-paid Funeral Plans

Funeral planning relieves your loved ones of stress at a vulnerable time when they are least able to cope.
By paying for your funeral expenses you are relieving them of the burden of having to find funds to pay for the funeral. A Funeral plan is a thoughtful and responsible approach to a sensitive subject.


Please ring 01723 - 501027 or call at our office for full details.

Graham, Christine and George
work closely with Forget Me Not
for floral tributes.
Forget Me Not can be found at
1 Rothbury Street, Scarborough, YO12 7DS.
Telephone: 01723 - 363201
or click here for their website

Graham, George or Christine will be pleased to assist you with any queries
you may have about funerals.
You can contact them on 01723 - 501027

Graham Roberts Funeral Service is an independent, family run
business serving Scarborough and all surrounding areas

The credit cards accepted by Graham Roberts Funeral Service

We are pleased to accept these major cards.