Best 5 Funeral Directors in Greenwich

Discover funeral directors located in Greenwich. See pricing details and information regarding the inclusions offered. Also opening hours and contact details. Find comprehensive details below of NAFD & SAIF approved funeral directors.

Rosy Company


Open 24/7

Poetic Endings

Poetic Endings


37 David's Road, London, SE23 3EP

Open 24/7
House Of Serenity Funeral Services

House Of Serenity Funeral Services


300 Brockley Rd, London, SE4 2RA

Open 24/7
Brick Lane Funerals

Brick Lane Funerals


59 Brick Ln, London, E1 6QL

Open 24/7
Blackheath Funeral Service

Blackheath Funeral Service


8 Stratheden Parade, London, SE3 7SX

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Greenwich operate 24 hours 7 days a week for emergencies this includes bank holidays.


You can use public transportation to reach Poetic Endings, House Of Serenity Funeral Services, Brick Lane Funerals, Blackheath Funeral Service. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Greenwich area is North Greenwich Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is Westcombe Park Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Greenwich is a historic borough in Southeast London, known for its maritime heritage and iconic landmarks. The borough is home to the Royal Observatory Greenwich, where the Prime Meridian is located, and the Cutty Sark, a famous tea clipper ship turned museum. Greenwich also boasts the impressive architecture of the Old Royal Naval College and the vibrant Greenwich Market. The death rate in Greenwich is 1,794 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 287,942 people.

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How many funeral directors in Greenwich?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 82 Funeral Directors in Greenwich On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Greenwich?

The typical cost of funerals in Greenwich typically sits around £3470 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Greenwich. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Karen Woolven Floral Design (Located on 18 Royal Hill, Greenwich, South East London SE10 8RT, London) or Blooms by G (Phone number 07853 954 632) typically charge approximately between £93 up to £455 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Greenwich?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Greenwich), Poetic Endings and House Of Serenity Funeral Services all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Greenwich. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Greenwich.

What Crematorium do Funeral Directors use in Greenwich for Traditional and Direct Cremation?

Within 10 Miles off Greenwich there are 12 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Greenwich: West Norwood Crematorium, South London Crematorium, Mitcham Road Cemetery, which could potentially be your loved one's final resting place. While you have the freedom to choose your preferred crematorium, it's advisable to consult with your local funeral director. Their expertise will be valuable, especially considering that crematoriums availability can often be unpredictable and busy. See the list of crematoriums in the area:

West Norwood Crematorium, Norwood High Street SE27 9JU Phone: 020 7926 7999 with a fee of approximately £942 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. South London Crematorium, Rowan Road Streatham SW16 5JG Phone: 020 8764 2255 with a fee of approximately £839 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Mitcham Road Cemetery, Cemeteries and Crematorium Office Mitcham Road CR9 3AT Phone: 020 8684 3877 with a fee of approximately £919 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

What happens in the event of a death at a care home in Greenwich?

In the event of a death at a care home, your local funeral director is responsible for collecting the deceased and transporting them to their funeral home with care. According to the Office for National Statistics, approximately 20 % of all deaths in Greenwich take place in care homes. At Rosy, we offer prompt collection services for your loved one, irrespective of the care home where the passing occurred. For immediate assistance, please contact us at 0800 260 6922.

Frequently asked questions

Are there any Funeral Directors offering Natural/Green burial Funerals in Greenwich?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Greenwich. As funeral directors in Greenwich we are committed to providing support and guidance in arranging Natural Burial funerals to commemorate your loved ones in the local area. We take great pride in endorsing environmentally-friendly traditions. See details below of 1 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Greenwich.

Herongate Wood located at Herongate Wood CM13 3SE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Greenwich?
The Royal Borough of Greenwich Council enforces particular guidelines concerning the scattering of ashes in public spaces, which may be revised at any point. For the latest information and guidelines, we recommend visiting the Royal Borough of Greenwich Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Thames is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Greenwich near Queen Elizabeth Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Queen Elizabeth Hospital. If someone has recently died at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Greenwich then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Greenwich?
The News Shopper publishes obituaries for Greenwich. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Greenwich) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Greenwich?
Indeed, Rosy is capable of meeting your needs. Should you require assistance with a Jewish funeral, please feel free to reach out to us at 0800 260 6922
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Greater London?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Greenwich specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Greenwich Hindu Mandir,Hindu Mandir,Kutch Satsang Swaminarayana Temple Greenwich.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Greenwich who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Greenwich?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Greenwich) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Greenwich?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Greenwich. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam. Typically the funeral would take place at one of the following mosques/locations The Prayer Space, Turkish Islamic Cultural Centre, Greenwich Madina Trust.