Best 5 Funeral Directors in Southwark

Discover funeral directors located in Southwark. 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
G R Moss Co Funeral Directors

G R Moss Co Funeral Directors


209 Lower Clapton Road, London, E5 8EG

Open 24/7
House Of Serenity Funeral Services

House Of Serenity Funeral Services


300 Brockley Rd, London, SE4 2RA

Open 24/7
Holloway Funeralcare

Holloway Funeralcare


187 Holloway Road, London, N7 8DJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Poetic Endings, G R Moss Co Funeral Directors, House Of Serenity Funeral Services, Holloway Funeralcare. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Southwark area is London Bridge Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is South Bermondsey Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Southwark is a central London borough known for its vibrant arts scene and historic landmarks. The borough is home to the iconic Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, a replica of the original Elizabethan theater, and the majestic Southwark Cathedral, a significant place of worship and architectural masterpiece. The death rate in Southwark is 1,505 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 318,830 people.

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How many funeral directors in Southwark?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 88 Funeral Directors in Southwark On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Southwark?

The typical cost of funerals in Southwark typically sits around £4452 with burial constituting 19% and cremation accounting for 81% of the amount of funerals taking place in Southwark. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Southwark?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Southwark there are 19 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Southwark: 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 £823 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. West Norwood Crematorium, Norwood High Street SE27 9JU Phone: 020 7926 7999 with a fee of approximately £762 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. St Marylebone Crematorium, East End Road East Finchley N2 0RZ Phone: 020 8343 2233 with a fee of approximately £823 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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

Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery located at Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery Woodcock Hill Harefield Road WD3 1PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Southwark?
The London Borough of Southwark 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 Southwark Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Thames is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Southwark near Guy's Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Guy's Hospital. If someone has recently died at Guy's Hospital in Southwark then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Southwark?
The Southwark News and South London Press both publish obituaries. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Southwark) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Southwark?
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 Southwark 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 Southwark?
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 (Southwark) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Southwark?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Southwark. 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 Old Kent Road Mosque & Islamic Cultural Centre, New Peckham Mosque, Assalatur-Rahman Islamic Association.