Guide to Funeral Directors in London

As the capital of the UK, with a population of over 8.5 million, London has the highest concentration of funeral homes, with more than 400 funeral directors operating across the city centre and the surrounding boroughs.

As a modern, diverse city, London is home to people of all different faiths, religious sects and beliefs, from different branches of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism and Buddhism, to Neopaganism, Wicca, and non-religious belief systems such as Humanism. Funeral directors in London offer services to meet all of these requirements, with some funeral homes specialising in funeral services for specific religions.

London offers a great deal of choice, with some of the oldest and most well-established funeral directors in the country, as well as modern, innovative firms and respected family-run independents.

Greater London is served by many different cemeteries and crematoria across different boroughs. While many of the older, historic cemeteries, such as Bunhill Fields, are now closed to new burials, approximately 28 cemeteries and seven crematoria are open and available.

To find local funeral directors in London, you can search by postcode or borough to see a list of funeral homes in your area. You can filter results by best rated, most reviewed or nearest to you. Simply click on a funeral director’s listing to see their profile page, where you can learn more about the funeral services they provide, read customer reviews, and find out how to contact them to find out more.

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Funeral Directors in London

Latest Reviews

Lorna Townsend 2018-09-23 12:22:27

Mears repatriation provided a very professional service. Lana and Patrizia always responded promtly to all questions and queries that we raised. We were very happy with the service we were given at such a difficult time.

Dawn Newman 2018-09-22 16:17:06

We cannot thank Dave for his kindness, helpfulness and great care he took with Mum and my family, we are truly grateful xx

Mary Henegan 2018-09-19 13:41:06

Dear Dianna  , I would  like to thank you very much for the very excellent  help and fantistic support you gave me during  the arrangement of  Michael O ‘ Sullivan’s funeral. It made a very difficult time so much easier  with all the attention you gave  me. I would also like to thank Alan for his  professionalism and care in arranging the  final funeral On behalf of Mary his sister and Kerrie his niece , a very big thank you.  Dianna you were brilliant.              Thank you all very much.               Mary Henegan.  

Maxine Plunkett 2018-09-18 12:43:32

I couldn’t have asked for a better service. Everyone was so helpful. It made my dads send off extra special. Thanks so much to Elaine, Steve and all of the team. Truly exceptional With kind regards Maxine

Nigel Walton 2018-09-17 15:03:14

Although this funeral plan was a reasonable price compared to other Funeral Directors it was by no means a second rate service. In fact the service was outstanding.  Thank you Mears Family Funerals, Eltham.