Funeral Director Rayleigh

As a Rayleigh Funeral Director we provide a 24 hour service, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to our families. Our funeral directors in Rayleigh has a private chapels of rest on site, we are able to provide everything from traditional horse drawn hearse funerals to unattended direct cremations.

A.R. Adams are the longest standing funeral directors in Rayleigh, having established our offices and chapels of rest in Rayleigh in the 1930’s. We were proud to have been voted family business of the year by the Rayleigh community in 2019.

Rayleigh Funeral Directors

Death Registration Rayleigh

Rayleigh Death Registration Services
You do not need to collect the Medical Certificate of Death. The Doctors surgery or Hospital will forward this Certificate to the Registrar.  Once you know this has been done, contact the Essex Registration Service to make an appointment.
Tel: 0345 603 7632
Book a Registration appointment online

The Registrar will ask for our email address:

Useful Rayleigh Numbers

Rayleigh Venues

The Paul Pry
14 High Road, Rayleigh, SS6 7AA
Tel: 01268 742859
Paul Pry Website

The Lawn
Hall Road, Rochford, SS4 1PL
Tel: 01702 203669

The Old Parish Rooms
Hockley Road, Rayleigh, SS6 8BA
Tel: 01268 833101

The Rayleigh Club
Hullbridge Road, Rayleigh SS6 9QS
Tel: 01702 232377

Cemeteries & Crematoria

Rayleigh Cemetery
Hockley Road, Rayleigh SS6 8DG
Tel: 01702 546366 (Ext 3372)
Rochford District Council Website

Southend-on-Sea Crematorium
Sutton Road, Southend, SS2 5PX
Tel: 01702 215015
Southend Crematorium

Basildon Crematorium
Church Road, Bowers Gifford, Basildon, SS13 2HG
Tel: 01268 584411
Basildon Crematorium


Courts of Rayleigh
54 Eastwood Road Rayleigh, Essex
Tel: 01268 777983