Best 5 Funeral Directors in Merton

Discover funeral directors located in Merton. 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

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
Garners Funeral Service Ltd Tolworth

Garners Funeral Service Ltd Tolworth


4 Tolworth Broadway, London, KT6 7HL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Putney Funeralcare, Poppys Funerals, Parsons Green Funeralcare, Garners Funeral Service Ltd Tolworth. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Merton area is Wimbledon Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is Streatham Common Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

About City

Merton is a borough in South West London known for its green spaces and sporting heritage. The borough is home to Wimbledon, the world-famous tennis tournament held at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, and Merton Abbey Mills, a riverside market with shops, restaurants, and arts and crafts stalls. The death rate in Merton is 1,401 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 206,548 people.

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How many funeral directors in Merton?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 90 Funeral Directors in Merton On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Merton?

The typical cost of funerals in Merton typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Merton. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Merton?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Merton there are 13 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Merton: Randalls Park Crematorium, North East Surrey Crematorium, West Norwood 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:

Randalls Park Crematorium, Randalls Road KT22 0AG Phone: 01372 363181 with a fee of approximately £797 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. North East Surrey Crematorium, Lower Morden Lane Morden SM4 4NU Phone: 020 8337 4835 with a fee of approximately £763 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. West Norwood Crematorium, Norwood High Street SE27 9JU Phone: 020 7926 7999 with a fee of approximately £856 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days.

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

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

Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground TN8 5LQ. Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery located at Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery Woodcock Hill Harefield Road WD3 1PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Merton?
The London Borough of Merton 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 Merton Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wandle is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Merton near St Helier Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to St Helier Hospital. If someone has recently died at St Helier Hospital in Merton then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Merton?
The Wimbledon Times and Wimbledon Guardian both publish obituaries. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Merton) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Merton?
Absolutely, in Merton, 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 'Chabad South London – Students and Young Professionals' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Merton there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Greater London?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Merton specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Ganapathy Temple.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Merton 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 Merton?
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 (Merton) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Merton?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Merton. 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 Shia Islamic Education Society, New masjid in Morden, Morden Islamic Centre.