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London Road cemetery

Visiting the cemetery

London Road Cemetery
London Road
Mitcham CR4 3LA

Bus routes: 264,282,355,270
Railway station: Tooting Station

The toilets (including a disabled toilet) are open during funerals.

Opening hours


About the cemetery

The cemetery opened in April 1929 and is approximately 15 acres in size.  The cemetery caters for different religions, and both consecrated and unconsecrated areas are available.

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

Garden spaces

We welcome garden spaces although there are restrictions.

The Chapel

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.

Contact us

idverde ltd
Cemeteries Office
Cheam Depot
Cheam Park
Tudor Close

Tel: 020 3876 8806