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Records for most (but not all) of Bristol's cemeteries.
Canford Cemetery & Crematorium
Canford Cemetery & Crematorium Office
South Bristol Cemetery & Crematorium
South Bristol Cemetery & Crematorium Office
The offices at South Bristol and Canford are open:
Monday - Friday 9am - 4.30pm excluding Bank holidays
The cemeteries and book rooms within the Crematoria, where the Books of Remembrance are displayed are open every day of the year including all bank holidays:
Summer (April - October)
Monday - Friday 9am - 7pm
Weekends and bank holidays 11am - 4.30pm
Winter (November - March)
Monday - Friday 9am. - 4.30pm
Weekends and bank holidays 11.00am - 4.30pm
Although Arnos Vale cemetery is also owned by the council, the Arnos Vale Cemetery Trust is responsible for its management and development.
Tel: (0117) 971 9117
Flax Bourton Public Mortuary provides mortuary and post mortem examination services on behalf of the Avon Coroner, who covers the counties of Bristol, North Somerset, Bath and North East Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
The mortuary has facilities for the family and friends of the deceased to visit and pay their last respects to them in an appropriate and peaceful environment. Please note that viewing of the deceased is by appointment only and you must be (or have the permission of) the next-of-kin.
For viewing appointments within working hours (8am to 4pm), please call 01275 461 927.
Outside of these times, please contact 01179 222 050.
Below are addresses and location maps for the cemeteries administered by the Canford Cemetery and Crematorium Office:
Ridgeway Park Cemetery
St Mary's Road
National Association of Funeral Directors
618 Warwick Road
Telephone: 0845 230 1343
Society of Allied & Independent Funeral Directors
1 Ferdinand Place
Telephone: 0845 230 677