Funerals in Hertfordshire from J J Burgess & Sons

Providing a caring and professional funeral service to the people of Hertfordshire since 1839

We provide exceptional value and support from your initial contact and for as long as you need our help. As a local family run independent funeral directors in Herts we have built our reputation by providing a friendly personal service.

J J Burgess funeral directors in Herts

We offer a 24-hour service, 365 days a year.

Please call your local branch during office hours and use our FREEPHONE number out of hours - 0800 17 42 20

Hatfield (head office)

Tel: 01707 262122

Codicote branch

Tel: 01438 815656

Knebworth branch

Tel: 01438 815656

London Colney branch

Tel: 01727 568194

St Albans branch

Tel: 01727 899066

Welwyn Garden City branch

Tel: 01707 391808


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Funeral directors in Herts

We offer a 24-hour telephone service, so please don't hesitate to contact us immediately after a death occurs. We will offer you comfort, support and advice regardless of the time.

When a loved one dies

How to arrange a funeral in Hertfordshire

We can arrange a funeral to suit your specific requirements, from the more traditional to a New Orleans jazz tribute to our motorcycle hearse. We are here to help you.

Arranging a funeral

Plan your funeral

Our funeral plans make sure that your loved ones are spared much of the burden of organising the funeral. You can specify every detail and fix the costs under our control in advance.

Plan your funeral in advance

Burgess Memorials

Burgess Memorials can provide a wide range of headstones. We deal with the whole process including fixing the headstone in place. We can also maintain and restore headstones.

Burgess Memorials

green funerals in Hertfordshire

We can help you to plan a green or eco-friendly funeral. This can involve using natural materials like willow for the coffin through to a woodland burial. We can help and advise you.

Green funerals in Hertfordshire

Sympathy flowers and floral tributes

A bereavement is a sensitive time for family and friends. Flowers provide a unique opportunity to express your feelings of loss and can bring comfort to the bereaved.

Flowers and floral tributes


J.J. Burgess & Sons – funeral directors in Hertfordshire since 1839