Cemetery opening hours and funeral arrangements have changed.
London Road Cemetery opened in April 1929 and is approximately 15 acres in size. It caters for different religions, and both consecrated and unconsecrated areas are available.
Visiting the cemetery
London Road Cemetery
Mitcham CR4 3LA
Bus routes: 264,280,355,270
Railway station: Tooting Station
The toilets (including a disabled toilet) are open during funerals.
Plan of the cemetery
Aerial view of cemetery
The cemetery is open to residents of Merton as well as people from outside of the borough. New graves are available in the lawn sections which includes American casket graves (only for wooden style caskets) and a cremated remains section.
All graves are dug for two interments. Graves can be dug deeper on request for an extra charge.
Types of grave available
Lawn graves available in sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 18, 22 and 34 (see plan above)
Cremated remains graves are available in sections 18 and 24
Grave information leaflet
We welcome garden spaces although there are restrictions.
The cemetery has a chapel that can be used prior to a burial. The chapel at seats 80 people and has space for an additional 40 people standing. It is suitable for all faiths and beliefs. It has wheelchair access, an electric organ, a hearing loop and music system.
Tel: 020 3876 8806