Search & Compare Funeral Directors in Lewisham
We aim to make finding a funeral director in Lewisham easier at an emotional and difficult time, with our free comparison tool. We collate the opening times, funeral costs and contact details from funeral directors in Lewisham and the surrounding areas in the South East.
Your Funeral Choice is completely impartial, with small funeral directors displayed alongside larger chains. You can sort either by proximity to you or by price, so you can find a funeral director which suits your family, friends and recently lost loved one’s wishes.
How to search for undertakers in Lewisham
Simply look below to see all the funeral homes in the Lewisham area and find one which suits your budget and can provide a ceremony which aligns to your family and loved one’s wishes. Whether it be religious or secular, most funeral directors will be able to help facilitate the funeral arrangements your loved one wanted.
Before contacting a funeral director, it is useful to spend some time planning any special considerations or ideas which you have in mind for the funeral. There are lots of ways to make a funeral service personal to your loved one with attention to detail, such as a unique hearse, décor which reminds you of the person you have lost or simply selecting flowers in their favourite colours. This means that when you contact funeral directors, you will have in mind the types of funeral arrangements you wish to organise.
If you are wanting to hold a funeral elsewhere, you can search nationwide for funeral directors by clicking here and entering the location name or postcode of where you would like the service to take place. Choosing a local funeral director means that they will be more familiar with the area’s facilities and contacts, to be able to put together a meaningful funeral for your loved one.
Lewisham Funeral Director Costs
The prices we list here give you an indication of the cost of a simple funeral service, or direct cremation, with your local funeral directors.
- Paperwork relating to the death and funeral, including host meetings
- Collection of body and its care before the funeral
- The fees for vehicles used
- A simple coffin or casket
Funeral Services Lewisham
There are extra funeral services to consider such as third-party costs or disbursements that incur extra costs, such as:
- Fees from the cemetery or crematorium
- Medical certificate for cremation
- Clergy or officiant fee for conducting the ceremony
Other optional extras you may wish to have at the funeral are:
- Funeral flowers
- Memorial (venue hire, catering etc.)
- Memorial headstone
- Orders of service
Frequently Asked Questions
What do funeral directors do?
A funeral director is there to support bereaved families through a very challenging time. Whilst their role prioritises the practical aspects of organising the service, the main intentions of a funeral director is to give the family peace of mind so that they can hold a thoughtful and respectful ceremony with as little stress as possible. To learn more about the role of a funeral director, click here.
How do you plan a low cost funeral?
Needing to stick to a tight budget doesn’t mean you have to compromise on your loved one’s ceremony. There are lots of ways to reduce the financial impact of a funeral whilst still putting together a memorable service. Click here to read some of our experts’ advice on smart ways to budget for a funeral.
Where is my nearest funeral director?
Almost every town and city in the UK has several funeral directors to choose from. This can include everything from small, family run funeral homes to larger chains. No matter what your family’s wishes are, you are sure to find a funeral director who feels right for your loved one using our search tool here.
Do I have to have a funeral?
There are other options besides what we traditionally imagine as a funeral. These include direct cremation (where the cremation and memorial service are held separately, with the memorial being optional) or a natural burial (where the deceased is buried at a woodland or other natural site). You can find out more about funeral alternatives by clicking here.