Independent family funeral directors

Since 1888, Harold White has been helping East London families create meaningful tributes for their loved ones. From traditional burial services and cremations, to celebrations of life, our family has taken care of the details for every type of funeral.

About us

Creating a personal tribute

Leaning on our extensive experience, the team at Harold White are here to give you the space and freedom to honour your loved one in the most fitting way possible.

As well as helping curate funerals across different faiths, we also ensure all our families have the opportunity to give their funeral a bespoke touch, with options that allow you to personalise the day.

Your choices

What to do when someone dies.

Unsure of what needs to be done when someone dies? From registering a death, to choosing a celebrant, we’re here to help you navigate this difficult time. Learn what steps need to be taken, and in what order, so that you can start organising a funeral.

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How to organise a funeral.

It can feel like a lot to organise, and it’s a situation that’s probably new to you. If you’re looking for some advice, we can guide you through the process of planning a funeral and shine a light on any areas you might be unsure of.

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How much does a funeral cost?

No two funerals are alike, and nor are people’s financial situations. We can explain the baseline costs for cremations and burials, and help you get a clear idea of what your funeral is going to cost.

Our prices

The team at Harold White

Patience, sensitivity and understanding. It’s at the heart of our team at Harold White, who are here to help guide you through the funeral process. With a wealth of experience, we can explain your options, alternatives, and answer any questions you might have about what’s next.

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch or pop in to one of our funeral homes in Chingford, Walthamstow and Buckhurst Hill.

Meet the team

Supporting the community since 1888

Harold White has been a pillar of the East London community for more than 130 years, a name to turn to in your time of need. Explore our history and see how our family funeral home spans five generations.

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Get in touch or arrange a call back

You can call us anytime on 0208 529 1530 or send us a message and we’ll get back to you as quickly as possible. Please let us know if you’d prefer to receive an email rather than a telephone call (or vice versa).