Mortuary Services

Who is the service for?

Mortuary Services comprises of three body stores at Rochdale Infirmary, Fairfield General Hospital and North Manchester. The Mortuary is based at The Royal Oldham Hospital. This is also is the forensic mortuary for Greater Manchester.

Who will patients meet?

There are Anatomical Technicians and Anatomical Assistants working in the Mortuary Services.

When is the service available?

The department is open 08:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday. There is also an out of hours ‘on-call’ service.

Where is the service provided?

The Royal Oldham Hospital

Rochdale Rd



Department contact details

General Enquiries – 0161 627 8115 (Internal 78115).

Key staff/consultants

Amanda Eckersley – Mortuary Services Manager

0161 627 8357 (Internal 78357)

Mortuary Department Manager

0161 656 1794 (Internal 71794)