Best 5 Funeral Directors in Waltham Forest

Discover funeral directors located in Waltham Forest. 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

Peter Musgrave Funeral Directors

Peter Musgrave Funeral Directors


883 High Rd, London, E11 1HR

Open 24/7
Palmers Green Funeralcare

Palmers Green Funeralcare


347 Green Lanes, London, N13 4JG

Open 24/7
Gants Hill Funeralcare

Gants Hill Funeralcare


19 Seven Ways Parade Woodford Avenue, London, IG2 6JX

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

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Peter Musgrave Funeral Directors, Palmers Green Funeralcare, Gants Hill Funeralcare, G R Moss Co Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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The Underground that serves Waltham Forest area is Walthamstow Central Tube Station. The closest train station to these funeral directors is Wood Street Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Waltham Forest is a borough in North East London known for its cultural heritage and natural beauty. The borough is home to the stunning Walthamstow Wetlands, Europe's largest urban wetland nature reserve, and the William Morris Gallery, showcasing the life and work of the renowned artist and designer. The death rate in Waltham Forest is 1,600 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 276,983 people.

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How many funeral directors in Waltham Forest?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 66 Funeral Directors in Waltham Forest On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Waltham Forest?

The typical cost of funerals in Waltham Forest typically sits around £3658 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Waltham Forest. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Waltham Forest?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Waltham Forest), Peter Musgrave Funeral Directors and Palmers Green Funeralcare all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Waltham Forest. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Waltham Forest.

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

Within 10 Miles off Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest: St Marylebone Crematorium, New Southgate Cemetery and Crematorium, Manor Park Cemetery and 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:

St Marylebone Crematorium, East End Road East Finchley N2 0RZ Phone: 020 8343 2233 with a fee of approximately £835 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. New Southgate Cemetery and Crematorium, Brunswick Park Road New Southgate N11 1JJ Phone: 020 8361 1713 with a fee of approximately £773 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Manor Park Cemetery and Crematorium, Sebert Road Forest Gate E7 0NP Phone: 020 8534 1486 with a fee of approximately £743 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

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

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

Herongate Wood located at Herongate Wood CM13 3SE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Waltham Forest?
The London Borough of Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Lea is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Waltham Forest near Whipps Cross University Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Whipps Cross University Hospital. If someone has recently died at Whipps Cross University Hospital in Waltham Forest then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Waltham Forest?
The Waltham Forest Guardian and Yellow Advertiser both publish obituaries. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Waltham Forest) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Waltham Forest?
Absolutely, in Waltham Forest, 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 'Highams Park & Chingford Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Nath ji Sanatan Hindu Mandir.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest?
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 (Waltham Forest) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Waltham Forest?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Waltham Forest. 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 Faizan-e-Islam Educational and Cultural Trust, Faizan-e-Islam Centre, Masjid-e-Umer Trust.