Southend Funeral Director

A.R. Adams have been carrying out funeral services for Southend families since 1931, with the addition of our Thorpe Bay office in 2011 we are now able to continue serving the community providing funeral director’s services in Southend. As well as being voted UK Funeral Director of the year, in 2015, We were proud to have been voted family business of the year by the Southend community in 2019.

Providing a 24 hour service, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and with private chapels of rest at all offices, we are able to provide everything from traditional horse drawn hearse funerals to unattended direct cremations and pre need funeral plans

Southend Funeral Directors

Death Registration Southend

Southend 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 Southend Registration offices to make an appointment.
Tel: 01702 215009

The Registrar will ask for our email address:

Useful Southend Numbers

Rayleigh Venues

The Camelia Hotel
178 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 3AA
Tel: 01702 587917

The Angel Inn
Parsons Corner, North Shoebury Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS3 8UD
Tel: 01702 589600

The Roslin Beach Hotel
Thorpe Esplanade, Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 3BG
Tel: 01702 586375

Thorpe Hall Golf Club
Thorpe Hall Avenue, Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 3AT
Tel: 01702 582205

Cemeteries & Crematoria

Sutton Road Cemetery
Sutton Road, Southend, SS2 5PX
Tel: 01702 215015
Sutton Road Cemetery

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


Nekta Florist
155 The Broadway, Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 3EX
Tel: 01702 586520

Out Of The Earth
707 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea,
Tel: 01702 619555