The Council manages three cemeteries and a crematorium. All records can be accessed for a small fee on the Deceased Online website.
- Blackburn Cemetery (aka Whalley New Road): 1859 - 1997
- Darwen Cemetery: 1861 - 1998
- Pleasington Cemetery: 1969 - 2001
- Pleasington Crematorium: 1957 - 2003
In most instances, the records comprise of:
- Digital scans of burial or cremation registers
- Grave details indicating all those buried within each grave
- Maps indicating the section of a cemetery or burial ground where lairs are located
- Some photographs of memorials
The total number of individual burials across the three cemeteries are over 276,000 with over 63,000 cremations for the periods indicated above.