Best 5 Funeral Directors in Lewisham

Discover funeral directors located in Lewisham. 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
Bromley Funeralcare

Bromley Funeralcare


193 High Street, Kent, BR1 1NN

Open 24/7
Brick Lane Funerals

Brick Lane Funerals


59 Brick Ln, London, E1 6QL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Lewisham 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, Bromley Funeralcare, Brick Lane Funerals. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Lewisham area is Lewisham Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is St Johns Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Lewisham is a diverse borough in South London known for its vibrant street markets, such as Lewisham Market offering a variety of goods, and the beautiful green spaces of Ladywell Fields and Beckenham Place Park, providing opportunities for outdoor activities and relaxation. The death rate in Lewisham is 1,805 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 305,842 people.

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How many funeral directors in Lewisham?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 89 Funeral Directors in Lewisham On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Lewisham?

The typical cost of funerals in Lewisham typically sits around £4452 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Lewisham. 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 You Don't Bring Me Flowers (Located on 15 Staplehurst Road, South East London SE13 5ND, London) or The Rose Corner (Phone number 020 83145994) typically charge approximately between £87 up to £460 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Lewisham?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Lewisham), 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 Lewisham. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Lewisham.

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

Within 10 Miles off Lewisham there are 11 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Lewisham: 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 £911 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 £780 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Mitcham Road Cemetery, Cemeteries and Crematorium Office Mitcham Road CR9 3AT Phone: 020 8684 3877 with a fee of approximately £853 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Lewisham 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 Lewisham?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Lewisham. As funeral directors in Lewisham 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 2 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Lewisham.

Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground TN8 5LQ. Herongate Wood located at Herongate Wood CM13 3SE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Lewisham?
The London Borough of Lewisham 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 Lewisham Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Ravensbourne is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Lewisham near University Hospital Lewisham?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to University Hospital Lewisham. If someone has recently died at University Hospital Lewisham in Lewisham then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Lewisham?
The News Shopper and South London Press both publish obituaries. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Lewisham) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Lewisham?
Absolutely, in Lewisham, 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 'Catford and Bromley United Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Lewisham there are 1 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Greater London?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Lewisham specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as London Sivan Kovil,Maha Lakshmi Vidya Temple.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Lewisham 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 Lewisham?
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 (Lewisham) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Lewisham?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Lewisham. 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 Lewisham Way Islamic Centre, Lewisham Afghan Community Ltd, Deptford Islamic Centre.