The service is responsible for the management of one crematorium, thirteen cemeteries and the maintenance of twelve closed churchyards within the borough.



Rose Hill Crematorium, Cantley Lane, Cantley, Doncaster, DN4 6NE


  • Rose Hill Cemetery - Ascot Avenue, Cantley, Doncaster, DN4 6HE 
  • Arksey Cemetery - Station Road, Arksey, Doncaster, DN5 0SD 
  • Arksey Old Cemetery* - Station Road, Arksey, Doncaster, DN5 0SD 
  • Askern Cemetery - Campsall Road, Askern, Doncaster, DN6 0BZ 
  • Campsall Cemetery* – Ryecroft Road, Campsall, Doncaster, DN6 9DW 
  • Conisbrough Cemetery - Sheffield Road, Conisbrough, Nr Doncaster, DN12 2AU 
  • Denaby Cemetery - Tickhill Square, Denaby, Doncaster, DN12 4AW 
  • Hyde Park Cemetery* - Carr Lane, Doncaster, DN4 5AA 
  • Mexborough Cemetery - Cemetery Road, Mexborough, Doncaster, S64 9PN 
  • Redhouse Cemetery - Redhouse Lane, Adwick-Le-Street, Doncaster, DN6 7EA 
  • Rossington Cemetery - Wadworth Lane, Rossington, Doncaster, DN11 0LA 
  • Warmsworth Cemetery - Guest Lane, Warmsworth, Doncaster, DN4 9NX 
  • Windmill Balk Cemetery - Windmill Balk Lane, Woodlands, Doncaster, DN6 7SE

*No new graves available - Re-opened graves only. For further information about Hyde Park Cemetery please visit the Friends of Hyde Park website.

Access: Our cemeteries are not locked which allows people to visit at their convenience.  However, we would not expect, and do not encourage people to visit during the hours of darkness.  The cemetery regulations can be found in the downloads and resources section of this page.

Closed churchyard locations

  • St Nicholas, King Street, Thorne
  • Christ Church, Thorne Road, Doncaster
  • St Michaels, Sheep Bridge Lane, Rossington
  • St Mary's, New Road, Tickhill
  • St Nicholas, Doncaster Road & Church Street, Bawtry
  • St Leonard and St Mary's Parish Church, Church Street, Armthorpe
  • St Peter's, Barnburgh
  • Church Lane, Askern
  • All Saints Churchyard, Owston
  • St Peters Church Street Conisbrough 
  • All Saints Church Lane Arksey
  • St Johns the Baptist, Church Street Mexborough
  • St Lawrence, Hatfield


Rose Hill and Mexborough cemeteries have chapels within the grounds. Each chapel seats approximately 80 people with further limited standing room.

Public conveniences

Available during office operating hours at Rose Hill and during services upon request at Mexborough.


Car parking is available at some of our cemeteries and where vehicular access is possible we allow driving into the grounds for people with mobility issues provided speed limits are observed.   In all instances, cars must only use the cemetery roads, NOT pedestrian paths and other narrow walkways.

Care should also be is taken avoid obstructing access for other users, especially funeral cortèges, and to maintain the appearance, dignity and respect of our grounds we would also ask drivers to not drive or park on or very close to graves or memorials.

For safety purposes the speed limit within all cemeteries is 10mph.


Children under 12-years-old are only allowed in the cemetery and crematorium grounds when accompanied by, and under the care of, a responsible adult.


Dogs are welcome in the cemeteries as long as they are kept on a lead and not allowed to go onto memorials or graves. Dog fouling laws apply, so please clean up after your dog and take it home or place it in one of our bins.


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Last updated: 17 October 2023 15:41:29

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