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Find funeral directors in Leicester

If you’re looking for a funeral director in Leicester our directory is here to help. You can browse all your options, from family-run funeral homes to well-known names like Co-op and Dignity. It’s easy to compare funeral directors too, so you can find the right one to help you organise the send-off you want.

Planning a funeral service in Leicester

Leicester has several options for funerals, including 3 crematoriums and a natural burial ground for eco-friendly funerals. For religious services, the city has many places of worship including churches, gurdwaras, mosques, and Buddhist and Hindu temples.

Find Leicester crematoriums

If you’re planning a cremation, there are 3 crematoriums in Leicester:

Find burial grounds and cemeteries in Leicester

There are 4 council-run cemeteries in Leicester. There is also a natural burial ground. Burial grounds in Leicester include:

  • Belgrave Cemetery (council-owned)
  • Gilrose Cemetery (council-owned)
  • Saffron Hill Cemetery (council-owned, has a Polish burial section, a children’s burial section and a Muslim cemetery, as well as a jannazah (Muslim prayer house))
  • Scraptoft Natural Burial Ground (privately-owned)
  • Welford Road Cemetery (council-owned, has a wildflower meadow section)

You can find more details about Leicester cemetery and crematorium listings on the City Council website.

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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.