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Find funeral directors in Greater London

Greater London directory lists a selection of Central, East, West, South and North London funeral directors. Are you looking for help with a traditional funeral? Or an alternative funeral? Or funeral homes that specialise in Hindu, Jewish or Muslim funerals? With our broad range of well-known and independent funeral directors in Greater London, it’s easy to compare services and find the right one for you.

Planning a funeral in Greater London

Greater London offers enormous choice in terms of funeral planning The London region has dozens of burial grounds and crematoriums, along with hundreds of funeral directors and wake venues. You’ll find places of worship for Christians, Muslims, Jews, Hindus and more – as well as many venues for non-religious funerals. There are quite a few natural burial sites in and near London too, including woodland burial grounds within City of London Cemetery and Brockley Cemetery. So, whether you’re planning a traditional horse-drawn funeral, a green funeral or something unique, you’ll find the options you need to plan a suitable send-off.

Why compare Greater London funeral directors?

Are you planning an affordable funeral or a low-cost cremation-only funeral? You should know that fees for funeral parlours vary by area and even between different funeral homes. An East London funeral director might charge different prices to a funeral director in South East London. And a funeral home at one end of a street could be more expensive than one at the other end. Comparing funeral directors can help you gauge the average total cost of a funeral in your area and plan a send-off that suits your budget.

Find a crematorium in Greater London

There are lots of options for cremation funerals and direct cremations in Greater London. You’ll find 7 crematoriums in North London, 6 crematoriums in East London, 8 crematoriums in South London and 4 in the west of the city. Here are a few of them:

Find a Greater London cemetery or burial ground

Greater London has a huge selection of closed and active burial grounds – you’ll find at least 36 cemeteries in South London Here’s a selection of cemeteries that cater to different needs and faiths:

  • Brompton Cemetery (privately run)
  • Camberwell New Cemetery (council-run)
  • City of London Cemetery (council-run) – has a woodland burial site
  • East Finchley Cemetery (council-run) – has an Islamic burial area
  • Golders Green Cemetery (privately run) – a Jewish cemetery in North London
  • Islington and St Pancras Cemetery (council-run) – has a woodland burial site and an Islamic burial area
  • Kensal Green Cemetery (privately run)
  • Mortlake Cemetery (council-run)
  • St Patrick’s Cemetery (privately run) – a Catholic cemetery in East London
  • Waltham Forest Muslim Cemetery (privately run) – an Islamic cemetery in East London

You can get more information on the council-run cemeteries by contacting the relevant council. Find your local council here.

Find funeral wake venues in Greater London

Are you looking for a venue for a funeral reception in North London? Do you want to find pubs, hotels and event spaces in the South, East or West? You could start by checking this list of funeral wake venues. It covers the whole of the Greater London area.

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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.