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Deaths, Funerals & Cremations

A view of a cemetery

We provide burial, cremation and commemoration facilities for the people of Leicester and its surroundings according to their cultural and religious needs.

Places: We look after four cemeteries and the crematorium.


  • Gilroes Cemetery and Crematorium
  • Belgrave Cemetery
  • Saffron Hill Cemetery
  • Welford Road Cemetery.


Find out more about the four cemeteries and the crematorium.

*Memorial Safety Public Notification*



Information and guidelines on funerals.


Fees and charges

Information on fees and charges for services.

How to get in touch with us

For advice on burial and crematorium facilities and the purchase and maintenance of graves and memorial information.

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How to report an incident

Incidents (e.g. graffiti, blocked drains etc) that occur within cemeteries can be reported using our online form.