Useful contacts for arranging a funeral in Leicester and Leicestershire, including the Coroners Office, Registrars, funeral directors and crematoriums.

HM Coroners


HM Coroner for Rutland and North Leicestershire 

HM Coroner’s Office, Southfield Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire  LE11 2TR   

0116 305 7732 or email  

HM Coroner for Leicester City and South Leicestershire

The Coroner’s Court, Town Hall, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 9BG

County Registrars

County Registrars Office,

Leicestershire County Register Office, County Hall,  Leicester Road, Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8RN

0116 265 6565

County Registrars Office

Atkins Building, Lower Bond Street, Hinckley, LE10 1QU 

0116 305 6565 or email


County Registrars Office

South Wigston Registration Service, Bassett Street, South Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4PE 

0116 305 6565

County Registrars Office

The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7LT 

0116 305 6565 or email

County Registrars Office

Glenfield Registration Office, Leicester Road, Glenfield, Leicestershire 

0116 305 6565 or  email

County Registrars Office

Coalville Registration,  Office Stenson House, London Road, Coalville, LE67 3FN 

0116 305 6565 or email

County Registrars Office

Melton Mowbray Registration Service, Parkside, Civic Offices, Station Approach, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1GH

0116 305 6565 or email


Crematoriums, cemeteries and natural burial grounds in Leicester and Leicestershire


Leicester City Council Cemeteries Office

Leicester City Council Cemeteries Office look after Belgrave, Saffron Hill, Welford Road cemeteries and Gilroes Cemetery and Crematorium and provide burial, cremation and memorial facilities in Leicester and Leicestershire.

South Leicestershire Memorial Park and Crematorium

Foston Road, LE8 5QP

0116 258 1871

Great Glen Crematorium

London Road, Great Glen, LE8 9DJ

0116 259 1101

Gilroes Cemetery and Crematorium

Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QG
0116 373 7325 or 

Loughborough Crematorium

Leicester Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2AF

01509 211373

Loughborough Cemetery

Leicester Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2AF 

01509 634704

Prestwold Natural Burial Ground

Natural or Woodland (Green) Burial Grounds are similar to cemeteries, however, with one key difference, they are managed according to ecologically sound principles, to create beautiful, nature-rich areas without the formality and memorials of traditional cemeteries.

The Estate Office, Prestwold Hall, Prestwold Lane, Loughborough LE12 5SQ

0116 222 0247

Barrow-Upon-Soar Cemetery

Cotes Road, Barrow upon Soar, Loughborough LE12

Sileby Cemetery

Cemetery Road, Sileby, Loughborough LE12

East Leake Burial Ground

Midshires Barn, Midshires Way Campsite and Alpaca Farm, W Leake Rd, East Leake, Loughborough LE12 6LJ  (1) · Cemetery

Hugglescote Whitwick & Broomleys Cemetery

Council Offices, Coalville LE67 3FJ

01530 454595

Saffron Hill Cemetery

Stonesby Avenue, Leicester LE2 6TY

0116 299 5527

Gilroes Cemetery

Groby Road, Leicester LE3 9QG

0116 373 7325

Welford Road Cemetery

Freemen Common Houses, 153 Welford Road, Leicester LE2 6BF

0116 373 7325

Belgrave Cemetery

Red Hill Way, Leicester LE4 3EX

0116 373 7325

Oadby Cemetery

Wigston Road, Oadby, Leicester LE2 5QB

Birstall Cemetery

Greengate Lane, Birstall, Leicester LE4


Thurcaston & Cropston Cemetery

Leicester Road, Thurcaston, Cropston, Leicester LE7

Chase & District Memorial Park - Funeral & Cremation Services

Christopher House, 94b London Road, Leicester LE2 0QS

0116 204 4850

Blaby Cemetery

Mill Lane, Blaby, Leicester LE8 4FW

Groby Parish Cemetery

Ratby Road, Leicester LE6 0BS

0116 287 6985

Barkby Cemetery

Queniborough Road, Barkby, Leicester LE7 3QG

Narborough Cemetery

Church Lane, Narborough, Leicester LE19 2GL


The Natural Burial Company - Scraptoft Burial Ground

Keyham Lane East, Leicester LE7 9TA

0116 222 0247

Syston Cemetery

Barkby Road, Syston, Leicester LE7 2BL

0116 260 7150


Kirby Muxloe Cemetery

Desford Road, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester LE9

0116 238 6408

Funeral Directors 

There are a great number of funeral directors to choose from in Leicestershire. To find a funeral director near you, you can visit the following listing services:

The National Association of Funeral Directors


The National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral  Directors

Funeral Guide

A comprehensive guide to funeral directors with reviews from the public and price comparisons



A comprehensive guide to funeral directors with price comparisons and location finder, so that you can find the funeral directors closest to you


Find a funeral director

A free service to assist people who need to find a local funeral director

0808 164 4214

Funeral directors that specialise in Asian funeral services, including Hindu, Sikh and Muslim


Dignity can arrange funerals for all cultures and religions at any of their funeral locations across the UK. Additionally, Dignity's Asian Funeral Directors in Leicester offer a specialist service for the needs of Asian families.


Asian Funeral Directors

Asian Funeral Directors was formerly known as L J Richmond & Son before they became Asian funeral specialists. They have staff that speak Gujarati and Hindi and they can arrange for repatriations across the whole of Asia.
198 Ealing Road, Wembley, Middlesex, HA0 4QG


A Spicer & Son Funeral Directors  

A Spicer & Sons specialise in Hindu, Sikh, Tamil, Parsi, Christian and Jain funerals. They have a large facility for ritual bathing and dressing, and can provide repatriation services to India and Sri Lanka.  

63 South Road, Southall, Middlesex,  UB1 1SQ

020 3504 5357


Asian Funeral Directors

Asian Funeral Directors in Handsworth, Birmingham, specialise in Asian funerals, but provide services for all religions and preferences.
2 Holyhead Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, B21 0LT


Joseph Swift Funeral Directors

Specially equipped facilities to cater for all religions and personal preferences; an Asian chapel, and wash and dress facilities for Asian communities, as well as full disabled access.

209 Uppingham Road, Leicester, LE5 4BQ

0116 490 6709

Asian Funeral Services

Asian funeral services can help you with the highest level of individual care, informed guidance and support at your time of need. From obtaining medical certificates to registering a death, arranging the funeral and managing the affairs of the deceased.

233 Melton RoadLeicester LE4 7AN

0116 490 6709 5.0

Heighton & Son Funeral Directors

Oadby, Leicester

0116 271 7245

Bay Tree Funeral Directors

Blaby, Leicester

0116 278 8868

Asian funeral services

233 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 7AN

0116 261 1171

Asian Funeral Service Dinesh Patel

260 Loughborough Road, Leicester, LE4 5LH

0116 319 8232


Funeral Directors specialising in Muslim funeral services

Anjum-E-Islam Tazhizo Tadfin

1 Cecil Road, Leicester LE2 0AB

0116 220 1163


Anjuman-E-Saifee Dawoodi Bohra Jamat

74 Overdale Road, Leicester LE2 3YH

0116 288 2772


Baitul Mukarram Mosque Trust

22-24 St Stephens Road, Leicester LE2 1DQ

0116 254 6138


Belgrave Muslim Welfare Association

38 Glendon Street, Leicester LE4 6JR

0116 233 7183

Central Mosque

Conduit Street, Leicester LE2 1DS

0116 254 4459


Cutchi Sunni Muslim Association

8 Sandringham Avenue, Leicester LE4 7NQ

0116 266 7179

Dawoodi Bohra Welfare Society (Leicester)

c/o 73 Scraptoft Lane, Leicester LE5 2FE

0116 247 0960


Islamic Centre

2a Sutherland Street, Leicester LE2 1DS

0116 255 4378

Islamic Education Trust Masjid Al Falah

3-11 Keythorpe Street, Leicester LE2 0AL

0116 251 1833

Jame Masjid-E-Bilal

(Unit 14) 62 Evington Valley Road, Leicester LE5 5LJ

0116 249 0887

Jame Masjid Welfare Trust

51 Asfordby Street, Leicester LE5 3QG

0116 262 1963

Leicester Mosque Trust (Darus Salam Mosque)

55-57 Upper Tichbourne Street, Leicester LE2 1GL

0116 254 3887


Leicester Muslim Kokni Association (LMKA)

c/o 11 Baden Street, Leicester LE5 5PA

0116 221 7124

Leicester Muslim Society (Masjid-An-Noor)

146 Berners Street, Leicester LE2 0FU

0116 262 2640

Leicester Swahili Speakers Association

1st Floor, 2-6 Britania Street, Leicester LE1 3LE

07722 151416


Masjid-E-Ishaa-atul Qu’ran

49 Donnington Street, Leicester LE2 0DE

0116 255 1524

Masjid AT-Taqwa

1 Harewood Street, Leicester LE5 3LX

0116 212 5802

Memon Association

7 Abbotsford Road, Leicester LE5 4DA

0116 246 4273


Masjid Umar

1-3 Evington Road, Leicester LE5 5PF

0116 273 5529


Mangochi Muslim Jamat (UK) Society

54 Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HG

0116 254 4501

MKSI Masjid-e-Hussain

17a Duxbury Road, Leicester LE5 3LR

0116 276 9896

Muslim Concern UK

36 Berners Street, Leicester LE2 0AF

07973 269091

Muslim Khatri Association

1 Connaught Street, Leicester LE2 1FJ

0116 221 0010

Oadby & Wigston Muslim Association

Sandhurst Street, Leicester LE2 5AR

07879 610649


Narborough Road Islamic Centre

55 Barclay Street, Leicester LE3 0JD

0116 254 5552

Sunni Muslim Kaatchi Association

12 Roundhill Road, Leicester, LE5 5RJ

0116 273 8297


The Khalifa Muslim Society

31 Hart Road, Leicester LE5 3FX

0116 253 2580

The Surati Muslim Khalifa Society

127 Mere Road, Leicester LE5 5GQ

0116 251 1120

Varakund Community Association

88a St Peters Road, Leicester LE2 1DD

0116 221 9642

Zia-Ul-Islam V.D.K. Group

130 Berners Street, Leicester LE2 0FU

07740 716473