Best 5 Funeral Directors in Tilbury

Discover funeral directors located in Tilbury. 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

Howard Son Funeral Directors

Howard Son Funeral Directors


32 High Rd, Essex, RM16 3HB

Open 24/7
Howard English Funeral Directors

Howard English Funeral Directors


2 South Parade, South Road, Essex, RM15 6BT

Open 24/7
Hergest Cavell Funeral Directors

Hergest Cavell Funeral Directors


128b Milton Road, Kent, DA12 2RQ

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare South Ockendon

Co Op Funeralcare South Ockendon


14c Derwent Parade, Essex, RM15 5EE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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Tilbury is a town in Essex, England, situated on the River Thames. The town is famous for Tilbury Fort, an impressive 16th-century fortress that played a significant role in defending the river approaches to London. Visitors can explore the fort's ramparts, towers, and exhibitions to learn about its rich history. With a population of 13,413 people.

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How many funeral directors in Tilbury?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 17 Funeral Directors in Tilbury On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Tilbury?

The typical cost of funerals in Tilbury typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Tilbury. 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.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Garland & Greens (Located on 2b Calcutta Road, TILBURY RM18 7QU, Essex) or Flowers By Mrs Ash (Phone number 020 36088064) typically charge approximately between £94 up to £470 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Tilbury?

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

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

Within 15 Miles off Tilbury there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Tilbury: Thames View Crematorium & Cemetery, South Essex 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:

Thames View Crematorium & Cemetery, Gravesend Road Shorne DA12 3JH Phone: 01474 823963 with a fee of approximately £753 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. South Essex Crematorium, Ockenden Road Corbets Tey RM14 2UY Phone: 01708 434433 with a fee of approximately £813 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Tilbury take place in care homes such as Willows Lodge Care 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 Tilbury?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Tilbury. As funeral directors in Tilbury 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 Tilbury.

Deerton Natural Burial Ground located at Deerton Natural Burial Ground ME9 8QL. Herongate Wood located at Herongate Wood CM13 3SE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Tilbury?
The Essex 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 Essex Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Thames is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Tilbury near Orsett Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Orsett Hospital. If someone has recently died at Orsett Hospital in Tilbury then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Tilbury?
The main newspaper in Tilbury is the Thurrock Gazette. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Tilbury) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Tilbury?
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 Essex?
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 Tilbury 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 Tilbury?
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 (Tilbury) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Tilbury?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Tilbury. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.