Oxford Funeral Directors


There are 19 funeral directors in Oxford and the surrounding area, both independent and national chains, operating across the city to serve a diverse community. The funeral directors in Oxford service a population of around 150,000 inhabitants; 12 of these establishments lie within a five mile radius of the city centre. Funeral Guide members have their price and services clearly displayed, so that you can choose a funeral home in Oxford that meets all of your needs.

There is a privately run crematorium on Bayswater Road, to the north east on the outskirts of the city, which opened in 1939. It has wheelchair access and extensive parking. In recent years a new crematorium, South Oxfordshire Memorial Park and Crematorium, has opened in Garford which is just ten miles to the south west of Oxford. This facility is also privately run.

Oxford City Council offers facilities for burial in four cemeteries: Botley, on North Hinksey Lane to the west, Headington, on Dunstan Road to the north east, Rose Hill, on Church Cowley Road to the south east, and Wolvercote on Banbury Road to the north.

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