Gilderson & Sons Funeral Directors, Forest Gate

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London Funeral Directors in Forest Gate

We are Gilderson & Sons Funeral Directors in Forest Gate, and with our compassion and professional guidance, we can make a difficult time a little easier for you and your loved ones.

The wellbeing of you and your family is everything to us, which is why from the moment you reach out, we will be here for you every step of the way. From arranging your favourite flowers, to finding the perfect tribute, we will make sure the funeral is exactly how you want it to be, right down to the last details.

Our funeral home has recently had a brand new wash and dress area built. You can use our modern facilities in the knowledge that they are of the highest standards, in order to give the best quality of care to every individual. We are also conveniently located close to the beautiful Manor Park and Crematorium.

As Dignity Funeral Directors, you can put your trust in our years of experience, as well as the strict codes of practise we follow as part of the National Association of Funeral Directors.

Gilderson & Sons will make your loved one’s funeral a unique and personal celebration of their life. Please give us a call at any time on 020 8472 0131 so we can be there for you.

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What We Offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans

Services we offer from our funeral home in Forest Gate

At Gilderson & Sons Funeral Directors, we have a service to fulfil every wish. We understand how special life is with those that you love, which is why we always ensure every detail of what we do is carried out with uncompromising quality. Whether you would like a totally personalised Tailored Funeral Service, or have the flexibility for a Simple Funeral at a lower cost, you can expect the same impeccable standards.
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Tailored Funeral Service in Forest Gate

Our Tailored Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
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Simple Funeral in Forest Gate

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.

This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to choose from a limited choice of dates and times for the service and you do not want to have a lot of additional services added to the funeral. You can rest assured that we will never compromise on the care we provide when looking after your loved one.
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Why choose Gilderson & Sons Funeral Directors?

Funeral services with distinction in Forest Gate and beyond

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Dignified funeral from £1,995 + third party costs
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Providing the highest standards of care
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Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
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High quality facilities

Where to find us


48 Woodgrange Road Forest Gate E7 0QH GB

Parking and Directions

You can park on surrounding streets, paid by cash or on the phone.
We are located near Forest Gate Station between Hampton Road and Osbourne Road.


Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 020 8472 0131 if you require our services outside of these hours.


Day of the WeekHours
Mon09:00 - 17:00
Tue09:00 - 17:00
Wed09:00 - 17:00
Thu09:00 - 17:00
Fri09:00 - 17:00

Gilderson & Sons Funeral Directors in Forest Gate is here to help you along the way

What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies

Our 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 Forest Gate for advice and guidance on what to do when someone dies.
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Planning a funeral

Planning a funeral

Our 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.
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The funeral service

The day of the funeral

This 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.
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After the funeral

After the funeral

Read about the things you may still need to take care of after the funeral. We will always be here to help you, from choosing the perfect memorial to dealing with legal matters; we'll offer all the support you need.
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