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Cemeteries and burials

Information on Masonhill crematorium, cemeteries and burial fees.

Cemeteries

Due to an investigation into ground conditions, we are currently not taking any bookings for burials at Ayr and Troon Cemetery extensions. The investigation is due commence on the 10th of January 2022 and should be complete by the end of the month. It is anticipated that bookings will recommence at this time and we would like to apologise for any inconvenience this may cause through the duration of the works.

South Ayrshire has four larger cemeteries

Ayr Cemetery

Holmston Road, Ayr

Monkton and Prestwick Old

Shawfarm Road, Prestwick

Monkton and Prestwick New

Monkton

Troon Cemetery

The opening hours for vehicle access in our larger cemeteries is:

April - September

Monday to Friday: 8am - 8pm

Saturday and Sunday: 9am - 8pm

October - March

Monday to Friday: 8am - 4pm

Saturday and Sunday: 9am - 4pm

In total we are responsible for 47 cemeteries and churchyards. View all cemetery locations

View photographs of our cemeteries on Flickr.

Telephone: 01292 282387
Email: cemeteries.office@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

Masonhill Crematorium

Masonhill Crematorium
Ayr
KA6 6EN
Tel: 01292 266051
Email: crematorium.office@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

Opening times

Office hours: Monday to Thursday 8.45am to 4.30pm; Friday 8.45am to 4.00pm

Book of Remembrance: 10.00 am till 4.00 pm Mon - Fri, 10.00 am till 1.00 pm Saturdays and public holidays.

Grounds: The grounds surrounding the crematorium are always open and friends and relatives are welcome to come and pay their respects at any time.

View the Book of Remembrance

Fees

View the Crematorium fees

View the burial fees