We look after Belgrave, Saffron Hill, Welford Road cemeteries and Gilroes Cemetery and Crematorium. We provide burial, cremation and memorial facilities in Leicester and Leicestershire.
You can also contact us for advice on burial and crematorium facilities; the purchase and maintenance of graves and memorial information, using the contact details at the bottom of the page.
Incidents and issues, such as graffiti and blocked drains at cemeteries, can be reported online using the quick link above.
Cemetery closing times
Our cemeteries are open from dawn to dusk all year round. The cemetery gates will be locked at the following times throughout the year.
Closing times for 2019
|From 1 January||5pm|
|From 21 January||6pm|
|From 11 February||6.30pm|
|From 31 March||8pm|
|From 15 April||9pm|
|From 12 August||8pm|
|From 9 September||7pm|
|From 30 October||6.30pm|
|From 27 October to 31 December||5pm|
Write to us: Bereavement Services, Leicester City Council, Gilroes Crematorium, Groby Road, LE3 9QG
Ring us on: 0116 373 7327
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