Best 5 Funeral Directors in Hertford

Discover funeral directors located in Hertford. 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

Powell Funerals Directors Ware

Powell Funerals Directors Ware


Nelson Court, Watton Rd, Hertfordshire, SG12 0AA

Open 24/7
Powell Funeral Directors Hoddesdon

Powell Funeral Directors Hoddesdon


79 Burford St, Hertfordshire, EN11 8HX

Open 24/7
Powell Funeral Directors Hertford

Powell Funeral Directors Hertford


83 Railway St, Hertfordshire, SG14 1RP

Open 24/7
Pepper Phillips

Pepper Phillips


64 High St, Hertfordshire, EN11 8ET

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Hertford is known for its association with the stunning Hertford Castle, a medieval fortress with beautiful gardens and a gatehouse that now serves as a museum. The town is also recognized for its charming Hertfordshire County Town Market, offering a range of local produce and goods. With a population of 28,860 people.

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How many funeral directors in Hertford?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Hertford?

The typical cost of funerals in Hertford typically sits around £3597 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Hertford. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices. For instance, if a family prefers a local celebrant, such as 'Vince Hawkes Rustic Celebrant' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Twisted Willows (Located on 21 Old Cross, HERTFORD SG14 1RE, Hertfordshire) or Jane Marples Flowers (Phone number 01992 554975) typically charge approximately between £78 up to £460 for funeral flower arrangements.

Even though funeral jewellery, like a cremation necklace, is not typically considered a direct expense of a funeral, it does add to the overall cost. To obtain pricing information about funeral jewellery, we suggest reaching out to Chapter79 or visiting their store at 15 Market Place, Hertford.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Hertford?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Hertford), Powell Funerals Directors Ware and Powell Funeral Directors Hoddesdon all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Hertford. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Hertford.

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

Within 10 Miles off Hertford there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Hertford: Enfield Crematorium, Woollensbrook Cemetery and Crematorium, Parndon Wood Crematorium and 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:

Enfield Crematorium, Great Cambridge Road Enfield EN1 4DS Phone: 020 8363 8324 with a fee of approximately £839 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. Woollensbrook Cemetery and Crematorium, Hertford Road EN11 9BN Phone: 01992 705900 with a fee of approximately £758 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. Parndon Wood Crematorium and Cemetery, Parndon Wood Road CM19 4SF Phone: 01279 620620 with a fee of approximately £939 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 22 % of all deaths in Hertford take place in care homes such as Broad Oak Manor Nursing Home or Beane River View. 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 Hertford?
Yes there is 8 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Hertford. As funeral directors in Hertford 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 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 40 miles off Hertford.

St Albans Woodland Burial Ground located at St Albans Woodland Burial Ground MK44 2JP. Olney Green Burials located at Olney Green Burials MK46 5EH. Chesham Bois Woodland Burial Ground located at Chesham Bois Woodland Burial Ground HP5 1SU.
Where can you scatter ashes in Hertford?
The Hertfordshire County 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 Hertfordshire County Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Lea is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Hertford near Hertford County Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Hertford County Hospital. If someone has recently died at Hertford County Hospital in Hertford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Hertford?
The main newspaper is the Hertfordshire Mercury. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Hertfordshire Mercury allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Hertford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Hertford?
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 Hertfordshire?
Yes, Rosy can accommodate your requirements. If you're looking for a hindu funeral contact us on 0800 260 6922.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Hertford 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 Hertford?
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 (Hertford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Hertford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Hertford. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.