Best 5 Funeral Directors in Watford

Discover funeral directors located in Watford. 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

Co Op Funeralcare St Albans Rd

Co Op Funeralcare St Albans Rd


150 St. Albans Road, Hertfordshire, WD24 4FT

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Rickmansworth

Co Op Funeralcare Rickmansworth


146 New Road, Croxley Green, Hertfordshire, WD3 3ER

Open 24/7
Chas A Nethercott Son Ltd Radlett

Chas A Nethercott Son Ltd Radlett


20 Aldenham Rd, Hertfordshire, WD7 8AX

Open 24/7
E Spark T A Ellement Funeral Directors

E Spark T A Ellement Funeral Directors


104 Pinner Road, London, HA6 1BS

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Co Op Funeralcare St Albans Rd, Co Op Funeralcare Rickmansworth, Chas A Nethercott Son Ltd Radlett, E Spark T A Ellement Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is Watford High Street Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

About City

Watford is famous for being the home of the Watford FC football club and the Vicarage Road Stadium. The town is also known for its charming Cassiobury Park, offering beautiful landscapes and recreational activities. The death rate in Watford is 766 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 140,902 people.

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How many funeral directors in Watford?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 20 Funeral Directors in Watford On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Watford?

The typical cost of funerals in Watford typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Watford. 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 The Flower Shop (Located on 4 Market Street, WATFORD WD18 0PD, Hertfordshire) or Rosanna's Florist (Phone number 01923 229726) typically charge approximately between £85 up to £475 for funeral flower arrangements.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Watford typically ranging from £1034 up to £2427 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 2 memorial masons in Watford. Please find the following details: Leomarble Address: Brightwell Road, Watford, Herefordshire, Wd180HR. Gravestones HQ Address: 35 The Woodlands, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17 1BH.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Watford?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Watford there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Watford: Hendon Cemetery and Crematorium, Breakspear Crematorium, 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:

Hendon Cemetery and Crematorium, Holdens Hill Road Mill Hill NW7 1NB Phone: 020 8359 3370 with a fee of approximately £914 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Breakspear Crematorium, Breakspear Road HA4 7SJ Phone: 01895 556560 with a fee of approximately £833 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. West Hertfordshire Crematorium, High Elms Lane Garston WD25 0JS Phone: 01923 673285 with a fee of approximately £910 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Watford take place in care homes such as Pinewood Lodge or Courtland Lodge. 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 Watford?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Watford. As funeral directors in Watford 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 Watford.

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 Watford?
The Watford Borough 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 Watford Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Colne is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Watford near Watford General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Watford General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Watford General Hospital in Watford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Watford?
The main newspaper is the Watford Observer. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Watford Observer allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Watford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Watford?
Absolutely, in Watford, 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 'Watford and District Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Watford there are 1 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Hertfordshire?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Watford specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna (ISKCON) Temple.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Watford 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 Watford?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. The funeral ceremony itself typically takes place at the Sikh temple at 48 Kings Close, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD1 8UB. However, the decision on the choice of temple, home, or any other location is entirely up to you. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Watford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Watford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Watford. 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 Watford Mosque & Welfare Association, North Jamia Watford Mosque, Anjuman-E-Ja'afriya Al-Zahra Centre.