Cemeteries and crematoria

Within Plymouth there are four cemeteries, four closed churchyards and two crematoria:

 

Ferndale Road, Plymouth PL2 2EP Google map

Opening times

  • Cemetery grounds: Open to the public 365 days a year
  • Office hours: Monday to Thursday, 9am to 4.30pm; Friday 9am to 4.00pm (excluding public holidays)
  • Email cemeteries@plymouth.gov.uk
  • Call 01752 304837/01752 306104
  • Vehicle access: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm, weekends and public holidays, 11am to 3pm
  • Garden of remembrance, book of remembrance room and niche room/columbaria: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm, weekends and public holidays, 9am to 4.30pm

Chapel facilities

  • Non-denominational
  • Seating for 100 people plus standing room
  • Electronic organ with an organist
  • Free music played by the media system
  • Free audio and visual relay to covered outside area
  • Audio and video recordings of the service (subject to a fee)
  • Visual tributes displayed during the service (subject to a fee)
  • Webcasting of the service (subject to a fee)
  • Induction loop
  • Service/hymn books in larger print or Braille (on request)
  • Wheelchair access (one wheelchair available on request)
  • Waiting room
  • Toilets (including disabled toilet)
  • Book of remembrance room
  • Niche room/columbaria (appointment only)
  • Memorials

Cemetery facilities

Efford Road, Plymouth PL3 6NG Google map

Opening times

  • Cemetery grounds: Open to the public 365 days a year
  • Office hours: Monday to Thursday, 9am to 4.30pm; Friday 9am to 4.00pm (excluding public holidays) *Note there are no administration staff on site please call the number below to if you require an onsite appointment.
  • Email cemeteries@plymouth.gov.uk
  • Call 01752 306104
  • Vehicle access: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm, weekends and public holidays, 11am to 3pm
  • Garden of remembrance, book of remembrance room and niche room/columbaria: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm, weekends and public holidays, 9am to 4.30pm

Chapel facilities

  • Non-denominational
  • Seating for 70 people plus standing room
  • Electronic organ with an organist
  • Free music played by the media system
  • Free audio and visual relay to covered outside area
  • Audio and video recordings of the service (subject to a fee)
  • Visual tributes displayed during the service (subject to a fee)
  • Webcasting of the service (subject to a fee)
  • Induction loop
  • Service/hymn books in larger print or braille (on request)
  • Wheelchair access (one wheelchair available on request)
  • Waiting room
  • Toilets (including disabled toilet)
  • Book of remembrance room
  • Niche room/columbaria
  • Memorials

Cemetery facilities

  • Cemetery grounds
  • Garden of remembrance
  • Memorials

Cherry Tree Lane, Plymouth Google map

Opening times

Cemetery facilities

  • No toilet facilities
  • No vehicle access

Please contact Efford cemetery for any enquiries about this cemetery.

Wembury Road, Plymouth Google map

Opening times

Cemetery facilities

  • No toilet facilities
  • No vehicle access

Please contact Efford cemetery for any enquiries about this cemetery.

Commonwealth war graves

Weston Mill Cemetery has 398 burials from the First World War and 556 burials from the Second World War and includes a Cross of Sacrifice.

Efford Cemetery has 338 burials from the First World War and 109 burials from the Second World War. There's a wall plaque commemorating 61 Second World War servicemen and women which can be found behind the Cross of Sacrifice.

For more information go to Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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