The cemeteries at Rainham and Edmonton are now reopen to visitors.

Visitors are asked to go from the car park to the graveside and back again without engaging with any member of staff.

Please note that all buildings remain locked.

Thank you for your cooperation in these difficult times.


Open daily (except Shabbos/Saturday and Yom Tov/Jewish holidays) until 5pm, and during the month of Elul until 6pm.

For the full list of opening times over the months of Elul and Tishrei, please click here.

Winter opening hours:

Daily (except Shabbos/Saturday and Yom Tov/Jewish holidays) from 9am – two hours before dusk.


Cemeteries close at 1pm.

At all other times: please telephone before visiting for exact closing hours.

Visitors are kindly requested to arrive no later than 30 minutes before the gates close.

Visitors arriving within one hour of closing are asked to make themselves known to a member of the ground staff.

For further information or directions to the cemetery please contact the Burial Society on 020 8202 3903.

  • Edmonton

    Montagu Road
    London N18 2NF
    Tel: 020 8807 2268
    Foreman: Paul Beasley (020 8807 2268)

  • Rainham

    416 Upminster Road North
    Essex RM13 9SB
    Tel: 01708 552825
    Foreman: Mark Stonely (01708 552 825 / 07960 349 382)

  • Edgwarebury Lane - under construction

    Edgwarebury Lane, Edgware, Middlesex, HA8 8QP
    Tel: TBC
    Foreman: TBC

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