How To Find Us

42 High Street
East Sussex

Funeral home opening hours: 24/7

In-person appointments: Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm. Saturday, 9am – 1pm.

Cooper and Son Lewes Funeral Directors is located on the A2029 High Street, opposite Lewes Town Council.

Lewes is an old town and therefore on-street parking is somewhat limited along the cobbled streets. However, public car parking is available at the following locations in town; The Maltings car park, Old Needle Makers car park and East Street car park. All of these car parks are a short walk away from the funeral home.

There is a bus stop located at School Hill Top, which is a 1 minute walk away from our funeral directors in Lewes. The following bus routes stop at this location; 28 Regency Route, 29 Regency Route, 29B Regency Route, 121, 122, 132 Towns and Downs, 166 and 167 Village Rider.

The nearest train station is Lewes which is approximately a 5 minute walk from the funeral home. There is also parking available at the station if needed.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I choose the right funeral director?

    It is essential that you choose a funeral director with whom you feel comfortable. Someone who will listen to you and your story, who will remove some of the burden of the many questions and decisions. Likewise, someone who will caringly guide you through the process of arranging a funeral that is personalised and unique, whether you are helping to organise the funeral of a loved one, or simply planning ahead for your own.

    Read our full guide on how to choose a funeral home.

  • How long after death is the funeral?

    The average funeral is held between 13 to 16 days following the death, this timeframe takes into account all of the factors involved in organising a funeral, from obtaining official documentation through to scheduling time for officials and facilities.

    It is common practice for some religious funerals to take place within a certain timeframe, where this is requested we will do our utmost to help with your arrangements.

    We will work with you to ensure you have the funeral service suited to your needs and you should never feel under any pressure to rush through your arrangements.

  • What support can Cooper & Son provide?

    We are here to provide you with any help and support you may need, from the preparations for the funeral, through to the event itself and the days and months that follow. We are happy to visit you in your own home to discuss arrangements, or if you prefer, we can talk in the comfort and privacy of one of our well-appointed reception rooms. Alternatively, we can talk over the phone or via a video call at a date and time that is convenient for you.

    For further details, please see Our Service page.