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Deaths, Funerals and Cremations

Carlisle City Council provides a burials and cremations service. There are three cemeteries and a crematorium in the city. Please use the information on this page to find the service you require.

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Carlisle Cemetery & Crematorium


Carlisle Cemetery and  Crematorium 

The Cemetery is situated on high ground overlooking Carlisle and the Solway Plain. The main entrance to Carlisle Cemetery is off Richardson Street, just south of the City. There are two vehicular entrances from Dalston Road.

Cemetery & Crematorium Office
Carlisle Crematorium
Dalston Road,

Tel: 01228 817390

Opening Hours

Cemetery Grounds

  • Winter and Spring - 8am to 5pm
  • Summer and Autumn -  8am to 8pm

Crematorium Building

  • Monday to Friday - 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Weekends and Bank Holidays - 1pm to 4.30pm

Public toilets (including disabled provision) are available during opening times within the Crematorium building and within the Cemetery grounds. Free parking is available adjacent to the Crematorium building and vehicle access to the Cemetery grounds is available, during opening hours, via Richardson Street. Drivers are asked to park considerately on the roadway, leaving space to pass and please do not park or drive on the grass.

Stanwix Cemetery

Kingstown Road,


Opening Hours

Winter and Spring - 8am to 5pm

Summer and Autumn - 8am to 8pm

Upperby Cemetery Manor Road,

Manor Road


Opening Hours
Winter and Spring - 8am to 5pm

Summer and Autumn - 8am to 8pm

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