James Crook Funeral Directors, Kilburn

Our caring Kilburn funeral directors are here 24/7 to help arrange a fitting farewell for your loved one. We offer a choice of funerals, with our Unattended Funeral from £995 and our Attended Funeral from £1,995.
BASED ON 4 reviews
Rating 4.7

About our Kilburn funeral home

At James Crook Funeral Directors in Kilburn, we arrange heartfelt funeral services for families of all faiths, cultures and beliefs. The choices available to you are limitless, and being trusted with this special duty is not something we take lightly.

We are one of the oldest funeral directors in the country, since being founded over three centuries ago. Our team are local people who have a great knowledge of our community, places of worship and the practises and traditions of many cultures in London.

Our Kilburn funeral directors has a particular specialism in funeral services for families in the Roman Catholic Church. We have very close ties with Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church at Quex Road.

You can find our funeral home in North West London, closely surrounded by Hampstead, Fortune Green, Cricklewood, Willisden, Queens Park, and Kensal Green. We help families from these areas and many more.

Please give us a call from the moment you need to talk. We are contactable by telephone 24 hours a day on 020 7624 2288.

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
  • Funerals of all faiths and cultures, specialising in Roman Catholic services
  • Two large chapels of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

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.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Kilburn funeral services

Here at James Crook Funeral Directors in Kilburn there are two kinds of funeral available.

Our Attended Funeral, which gives you the option of a traditional or more bespoke service with mourners present. Or our Unattended Funeral, which provides a lower cost option, as there is no ceremony or mourners present. Whichever you choose, you can rest assured that your loved one will be treated with the utmost dignity and respect. Find out more below.

View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We 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
    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    The Unattended Funeral

    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    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 Unattended Funeral
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A 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
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,075 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,075 estimated third party costs
    The Attended Funeral

    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,075 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,075 estimated third party costs
    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.
    The Attended Funeral
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Where to find us

Address

259 Kilburn High Road
Kilburn NW6 7JR
GB

Directions and Parking

We are on the corner of Kilburn High Road and Buckley Road.

There is paid car parking available on surrounding streets.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
Saturday10:00 - 13:00
SundayClosed

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 020 7624 2288

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 for James Crook Funeral Directors in Kilburn

We're highly honoured to have been able to help so many families at such a difficult time. Read what some of those families say about our funeral directors in Kilburn.
4.7
Rating 4.7
based on 4 reviews
Rating 5.0
The staff were excellent. Gave us help to come to turns with the sudden death of my son. Advised us on the coffin flowers and how the procession would go as we had asked for a special route which they were very kind to do for us The day went very well and with the Dignity funeral plan there was no pressure so thank you all.
Response from James Crook Funeral Directors
It is comforting to know that the team were there to support you through this time and relieve some of the pressure through guidance and support. Thank you for using our services for your loved one.
Rating 5.0
All staff where very supportive, they helped to make sure the funeral went smoothly. Thanks very much.
Response from James Crook Funeral Directors
I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time.
Rating 5.0
Excellent service from start to finish. Professional, sensitive and courteous staff took much stress away from myself and my family at the time it was most needed. I am really grateful for their care and help and highly recommend their services. Costs were favourably comparable too considering the quality.
Thank you James Crook.
Response from James Crook Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased to hear the team looked after you and the family well and that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 4.0
Sharon was a really lovely lady I never felt under pressure to select something I did not want .
Always kept in touch with me was always there if I had a question could not have asked for a better service .
Response from James Crook Funeral Directors
We are grateful of receiving your online review. I am glad we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
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