Arranging a funeral in Knebworth

J.J. Burgess & Sons have been arranging funerals in Hertfordshire since 1839 and have a funeral home Knebworth serving the local community. Our objective is to provide a providing a caring and professional, yet personal funeral service at a consistently fair price.

On call every hour of the day

Our telephones will always be answered personally by a member of our staff whatever the the hour or day. We are here to help. We can advise you and help you plan a funeral for a loved one. We look after every detail.

Funeral arrangements can be made in the comfort of your own home or at our premises - the choice is yours. The services and options we offer will be explained in full and you will be given a detailed estimate of the costs involved.

Choice of vehicles

You can choose either our modern Mercedes hearses and limousines or our classic Rolls Royce fleet. We can also provide our own Victorian horse-drawn hearse or a motorcycle hearse.

Other services

We offer a full range of ancillary services, such as putting notices in the newspapers and administering donations to chosen charities. We can also organise flowers and floral tributes and appropriate music as required.

Funeral Plans

With a JJ Burgess & Sons Independent Way funeral plan we will make sure that your loved ones are spared much of the burden of organising a funeral. You’ll have specified every detail in advance and taken care of all the costs within our control. You decide on what kind of funeral you'd like, and you can personalise your arrangements any way you please.

If a death occurs then please feel free to contact us at any time, 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. Call your local branch during office hours and use our FREEPHONE number out of hours - 0800 17 42 20.


Contact details:

Jacob House

23 Station Road





Tel: 01438 815656



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 Coffins and caskets from JJ Burgess & Sons
 Floral tributes from JJ Burgess & Sons
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