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Find funeral directors in Bow, London 

If you’re looking for a well-known or independent funeral director in Bow, our directory should help. We’ve searched the whole area – from Bow Road to Victoria Park – and listed all the funeral homes we could find. It’s a simple way to find Bow funeral homes, compare prices and get help to plan the send-off you want. 

Plan a funeral in Bow 

While Bow doesn't have active burial grounds or crematoriums, neighbouring suburbs offer several options. For instance, the multi-faith East London Crematorium is less than 2 miles from the district. City of London Cemetery, which has a green burial area, is also very close. 

For religious funerals in Bow, you can choose from several mosques, a gurdwara and a Hindu Temple. The district is also home to a wide selection of churches, including Baptist, Anglican and Roman Catholic options. 

Find a crematorium in Bow 

There isn’t a crematorium in Bow, but London has more than 20 to choose from. This means you won’t have to travel far to find one. These crematoriums are within 4 miles of Bow. 

Find a Bow cemetery or burial ground 

The main Bow burial ground used to be Tower Hamlets Cemetery in Mile End. However, this cemetery is now closed. 

Here’s a list of active burial grounds in Newham, just to the east of Bow: 

  • City of London Cemetery (run by the City of London Corporation) – has a woodland burial ground 
  • East London Cemetery (privately run) 
  • Manor Park Cemetery (privately run) 

You could also consider one of these cemeteries, which are a little further away. Both are south of the river. 

For more information, use the links above to visit the council websites. 

Find funeral wake venues in Bow 

This list of Bow wake venues might give you some ideas. You could hire one of these places or save money by holding the funeral reception at home. 

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We recommend taking some time to look into the different cemeteries and crematoriums listed above before you make your choice. You can find more information through their websites or by reading independent reviews. This will help you to find the best option to meet your needs.