Best 5 Funeral Directors in Islington

Discover funeral directors located in Islington. 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

Odwyer Funeral Directors West Kilburn

Odwyer Funeral Directors West Kilburn


344 Kilburn Lane, London, W9 3EF

Open 24/7
G R Moss Co Funeral Directors

G R Moss Co Funeral Directors


209 Lower Clapton Road, London, E5 8EG

Open 24/7
Holloway Funeralcare

Holloway Funeralcare


187 Holloway Road, London, N7 8DJ

Open 24/7
Brick Lane Funerals

Brick Lane Funerals


59 Brick Ln, London, E1 6QL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Odwyer Funeral Directors West Kilburn, G R Moss Co Funeral Directors, Holloway Funeralcare, Brick Lane Funerals. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Islington area is Angel Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is Upper Holloway Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Islington is a vibrant borough in North London, known for its trendy neighborhoods, cultural venues, and dining options. The borough is home to the historic Sadler's Wells Theatre, a renowned performing arts venue, and the vibrant Upper Street, lined with shops, restaurants, and theaters. The death rate in Islington is 1,252 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 242,467 people.

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How many funeral directors in Islington?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 77 Funeral Directors in Islington On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Islington?

The typical cost of funerals in Islington typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Islington. 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 Flowers of Islington (Located on 97 Essex Road, North London N1 2SJ, London) or Dansk Flowers (Phone number 020 73545120) typically charge approximately between £96 up to £458 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Islington?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Islington), Odwyer Funeral Directors West Kilburn and G R Moss Co Funeral Directors all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Islington. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Islington.

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

Within 10 Miles off Islington there are 18 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Islington: West Norwood Crematorium, St Marylebone Crematorium, South London Crematorium, 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 £814 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. St Marylebone Crematorium, East End Road East Finchley N2 0RZ Phone: 020 8343 2233 with a fee of approximately £733 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 £758 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

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

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 23 % of all deaths in Islington 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 Islington?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Islington. As funeral directors in Islington 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 Islington.

Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery located at Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery Woodcock Hill Harefield Road WD3 1PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Islington?
The London Borough of Islington 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 London Borough of Islington Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Fleet is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Islington near University College Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to University College Hospital. If someone has recently died at University College Hospital in Islington then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Islington?
The Islington Gazette and West End Extra both publish obituaries. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Islington) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Islington?
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?
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 Islington 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 Islington?
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 (Islington) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Islington?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Islington. 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 Al-Risaalah Mosque & Islington Islamic Centre, Al-Nehar Mosque & Education Centre, Holloway Mosque.