Abbott & English Funeral Directors, Waltham Abbey
About our Waltham Abbey funeral home
We’ve had the honour of arranging funerals in Waltham Abbey and the surrounding areas for more than 30 years. Our expert funeral directors are proud to serve families across the local area, including Cheshunt, Waltham Cross, Bullsmoor and further afield, always offering uncompromising compassion and support at every step. We'll help you through the process of registering the death, right through to finalising the details of the funeral - and we remain by your side after the funeral too.
We offer a choice of two funeral services, with prices from £995. Whether you would prefer a simple direct cremation, a traditional burial or a completely bespoke commemoration, you can trust our Waltham Abbey funeral directors to arrange the farewell befitting your loved one.
If you want to start preparing for the future, we also offer a range of prepaid funeral plans and can help you to choose the right one for you.
Our modern and welcoming funeral home is open five days a week and available by phone 24 hours a day, so whenever you need us, please call 01992 713000.
What we offer
- Dedicated support right from the moment you contact us
- Funeral options that can be tailored to suit your personal and financial needs
- Comprehensive local knowledge to help you plan a funeral in Waltham Abbey and surrounding areas
- Cremation or burial service at your choice of local crematoria or burial sites
- A team experienced in delivering funerals for all faiths and cultures
- The opportunity to visit your loved one in our chapel of rest (outside of normal hours by appointment)
- A selection of transport options, from traditional to bespoke vehicles
- Personalised memorials and tributes, as well as a complimentary Funeral Notice
- Prepaid funeral plans to take the financial pressure off your family when the time comes
Funeral Services with distinction
Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
Our funeral services in Waltham Abbey
Whether you would prefer an unattended cremation or a completely bespoke ceremony, our local Waltham Abbey funeral directors will handle all arrangements on your behalf. For more information about our funeral services please call us on
View our Standardised Price List, Additional Options Price List and Crematoria Price List.
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.Find out more
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.From£995(Includes cost of cremation).(Includes cost of cremation).Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.Find out more
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.From£2,225plus £1,340 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.plus £1,340 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
Where to find us
Directions and Parking
There are a number of off-street parking options available. Please give us a call and we will be happy to advise.
Funeral Home Opening Times
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Monday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Tuesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Wednesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Thursday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Friday||09:00 - 17:00|
24 Hour Availability
Supporting you along the way
What to do when someone diesOur step-by-step guide will carefully explain everything you need to do after losing a loved one. You can also get in touch with your local Dignity funeral director in Waltham Abbey for advice and guidance on what to do when someone dies.Find out more
Planning a funeralOur guide on Planning a Funeral is here to explain the process of arranging a funeral, so you can know what to expect and the choices you will have to make. Our Dignity funeral directors will be here to help you plan the service.Find out more
The day of the funeralThis guide covers what will happen during the funeral service itself, such as the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake. Our dedicated team will be here to help you through every step of the journey.Find out more
Frequently asked questions
When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.
You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.
Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.
If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.
Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.
Reviews of Abbott & English Funeral Directors, Waltham Abbey
Kim done a wonderful job, in person and on phone.
On the actual day, we could not asked for a better service, that was supplied by Abbot & English
Julie would particularly like to thank Helen and Theresa for their kindness and understanding.