Best 5 Funeral Directors in St Albans

Discover funeral directors located in St Albans. 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

Phillips Funeral Directors St Albans

Phillips Funeral Directors St Albans


68 Alma Road, Hertfordshire, AL1 3BL

Open 24/7
Phillips Funeral Directors Marshalwick

Phillips Funeral Directors Marshalwick


67 The Quadrant, Marshalwick, Hertfordshire, AL4 9RD

Open 24/7
Phillips Funeral Directors Harpenden

Phillips Funeral Directors Harpenden


Parchment House, 9 Victoria Road, Hertfordshire, AL5 4EB

Open 24/7
Chas A Nethercott Son Ltd Radlett

Chas A Nethercott Son Ltd Radlett


20 Aldenham Rd, Hertfordshire, WD7 8AX

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Phillips Funeral Directors St Albans, Phillips Funeral Directors Marshalwick, Phillips Funeral Directors Harpenden, Chas A Nethercott Son Ltd Radlett. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is St Albans Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

About City

St Albans is known for its historic St Albans Cathedral, an impressive medieval structure with stunning stained glass windows. The city is also recognized for Verulamium Park, featuring remains of the ancient Roman city of Verulamium and beautiful green spaces. The death rate in St Albans is 1,171 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 86,961 people.

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How many funeral directors in St Albans?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 16 Funeral Directors in St Albans On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in St Albans?

The typical cost of funerals in St Albans typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in St Albans. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices. For instance, if a family prefers a local celebrant, such as 'Vince Hawkes Rustic Celebrant' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in St Albans?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off St Albans there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in St Albans: West Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire Crematorium, High Elms Lane Garston WD25 0JS Phone: 01923 673285 with a fee of approximately £805 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in St Albans take place in care homes such as Tenterden House Care Home or Lyndon Residential Home. 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 St Albans?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off St Albans. As funeral directors in St Albans 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 St Albans.

Chesham Bois Woodland Burial Ground located at Chesham Bois Woodland Burial Ground HP5 1SU. Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery located at Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery Woodcock Hill Harefield Road WD3 1PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in St Albans?
The St Albans City and District 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 St Albans City and District Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Ver is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in St Albans near St Albans City Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to St Albans City Hospital. If someone has recently died at St Albans City Hospital in St Albans then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in St Albans?
The main newspaper is the Herts Advertiser. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Herts Advertiser allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (St Albans) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in St Albans?
Absolutely, in St Albans, 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 Lubavitch of Radlett' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In St Albans there are 6 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Hertfordshire?
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 St Albans 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 St Albans?
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 (St Albans) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in St Albans?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In St Albans. 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 St Albans Islamic Centre, London Colney Islamic Centre, LCB Mosque & Islamic Centre.