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Best 5 Funeral Directors in Kensington and Chelsea

Discover funeral directors located in Kensington and Chelsea. 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
Putney Funeralcare

Putney Funeralcare


221 Upper Richmond Road, London, SW15 6SQ

Open 24/7
Poppys Funerals

Poppys Funerals


The Gatehouse, Lambeth Cemetery, Blackshaw Rd, London, SW17 0BY

Open 24/7
Parsons Green Funeralcare

Parsons Green Funeralcare


799 Fulham Road, Parsons Green, London, SW6 5HE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Kensington and Chelsea 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, Putney Funeralcare, Poppys Funerals, Parsons Green Funeralcare. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Kensington and Chelsea area is South Kensington Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is West Brompton Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Kensington and Chelsea is an affluent borough in West London, known for its upscale neighborhoods and iconic landmarks. The borough is home to Kensington Palace, the official residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and the famous King's Road, a fashionable street lined with high-end boutiques and restaurants. The death rate in Kensington and Chelsea is 915 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 156,129 people.

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How many funeral directors in Kensington and Chelsea?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 92 Funeral Directors in Kensington and Chelsea On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Kensington and Chelsea?

The typical cost of funerals in Kensington and Chelsea typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Kensington and Chelsea. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Kensington and Chelsea?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Kensington and Chelsea 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 Kensington and Chelsea: North East Surrey Crematorium, West Norwood Crematorium, St Marylebone 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:

North East Surrey Crematorium, Lower Morden Lane Morden SM4 4NU Phone: 020 8337 4835 with a fee of approximately £787 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. West Norwood Crematorium, Norwood High Street SE27 9JU Phone: 020 7926 7999 with a fee of approximately £730 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. St Marylebone Crematorium, East End Road East Finchley N2 0RZ Phone: 020 8343 2233 with a fee of approximately £813 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

What happens in the event of a death at a care home in Kensington and Chelsea?

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 Kensington and Chelsea 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 Kensington and Chelsea?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Kensington and Chelsea. As funeral directors in Kensington and Chelsea 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 Kensington and Chelsea.

Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery located at Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery Woodcock Hill Harefield Road WD3 1PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Kensington and Chelsea?
The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea 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 Kensington and Chelsea Council website at www.rbkc.gov.uk. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Thames is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Kensington and Chelsea near Chelsea and Westminster Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. If someone has recently died at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in Kensington and Chelsea then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Kensington and Chelsea?
The Kensington & Chelsea Chronicle and Fulham & Hammersmith Chronicle both publish obituaries. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Kensington and Chelsea) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Kensington and Chelsea?
Absolutely, in Kensington and Chelsea, Rosy, in particular, features expert Jewish Funeral Directors ready to assist during your time of need.Whether your needs involve arranging a service at a Funeral Synagogue like 'Chelsea Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Kensington and Chelsea there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
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 Kensington and Chelsea 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 Kensington and Chelsea?
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 (Kensington and Chelsea) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Kensington and Chelsea?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Kensington and Chelsea. 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 Mosque of Qatar Embassy, Madrassa Khassat Ta'alim, Islamic Universal Association.