Our offices reopen

I am pleased to say that as of Monday April 12th 2021 all of our offices will be fully open. We would however ask that you still attend wearing a face mask and still observe Social distancing.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding through what has been an extremely challenging time for all.

Justin J Burgess
6th Generation Proprietor

Providing a professional, caring funeral service 24 hours a day, 365 days per year to the people of Hertfordshire since 1839

At Pepper & Phillips we provide the support and necessary funeral arrangements to help you through a time of great sorrow by offering funeral services focused around compassion and professionalism.

We are devoted to giving a personal and sympathetic service to all our clients. We offer funeral services that support and guide you through the emotional process of organising a funeral. If a death occurs please contact us at any time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – call 01992 447171.

Pepper & Phillips is part of JJ Burgess & Sons, a family funeral directors serving the people of Hertfordshire since 1839.

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Online donations

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Legacy Expressions

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We provide a professional, caring funeral service

When a loved one dies

When a loved one dies

We offer a 24-hour telephone service, so please contact us immediately a death has occurred. We will offer you comfort, support and clear advice at any time and we will advise you on what you should to do next.

When a loved one dies

Arranging a funeral

Arranging a funeral in Herts

Arranging a funeral for a loved one can be emotional. We have been helping local families since 1839 and will take you through the process one step at a time. We can tailor a funeral to suit your needs and budget.

Arranging a funeral

Non-religious funeral

Non-religious humanist funeral

Non-religious/humanist funerals and memorial services offer a personal and fitting tribute for a loved one, or a celebration of their life. We can help organise this type of funeral and can advise you on the options.

Non-religious funeral

Eco friendly funeral

Green eco funeral in Herts

An eco friendly funeral is no more expensive than a traditional one. If you want to arrange an eco friendly green funeral we offer a free eco funeral planning service. We can advise you on all the options available.

Green eco funeral

Burgess Memorials

Burgess Memorials

We pride ourselves on offering a personal service to help you choose a fitting memorial for a loved one that will stand as a lasting act of remembrance. We offer a wide range of memorial designs to choose from.

Burgess Memorials

Sympathy flowers

Sympathy flowers

A bereavement is a sensitive time during which family and friends can experience a wide range of emotions. The timeless beauty of flowers provides an ideal opportunity for people to express their feelings.

Sympathy flowers
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