Providing the highest standards of care
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Where to find us
Address29-31 High Street Canvey Island SS8 7RB GB
Parking and Directions
There is paid car parking available opposite the branch.
Our funeral home has a bus stop directly outside.
Our staff are available 24 hours a day on any time you require our services.
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Mon||09:00 - 17:00|
|Tue||09:00 - 17:00|
|Wed||09:00 - 17:00|
|Thu||09:00 - 17:00|
|Fri||09:00 - 17:00|
Why choose us?
Funeral services with distinction
Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
High quality facilities
Clear and upfront costs
A W Alden & Son was an established Father and Son builder’s business in 1939, which then expanded into an Essex funeral directors. Our Canvey Island funeral home is based on the High Street, and offers bespoke funeral care services to people in our community. We are dedicated to ensuring that your loved one’s funeral is inclusive of any wishes or requirements you may have, and we offer you our support and guidance every step of the way.
What We Offer
- Advice and guidance at every stage including registering the death
- Arrangements personalised to meet your family's needs
- Local expertise and knowledge
- Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
- Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
- funeral cars and other transport options
- Funeral plans
Supporting you along the way
When someone dies
It is quite normal to be unsure of what to do when someone dies, for example, not knowing how to register a death. Read our advice on the initial steps you will need to take, and let our funeral professionals give you their support and guidance through this difficult time.Find Out More
The funeral service
From the moment you get in touch with us, we can begin to arrange your loved one’s funeral with the utmost compassion and care. Read through some of the decisions you will need to make to ensure you can arrange the funeral you want for your loved one.Find Out More
Meeting your needs
We believe a funeral should be as unique as the individual that has passed away, and we understand that everyone has different wishes when it comes to saying farewell. See how we can tailor your loved one’s funeral to suit any requirements you may have, creating a personal send-off that meets your needs.Find Out More