Woodlands Crematorium in Scarborough

The Woodlands Crematorium has a chapel for services and the grounds are laid out as a garden of remembrance.

The crematorium is located near the general hospital at: 

Woodlands Drive
YO12 6QN

We have limited parking on site but there is unrestricted on-street parking outside the grounds.

Opening hours

The crematorium office is open Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm.

The grounds are open every day of the year from sunrise to sunset.

Crematorium facilities

The chapel

Woodlands crematorium has a maximum capacity for approximately 150 guests. The chapel can seat approximately 100 guests with further capacity provided through standing space in the chapel foyer and visual/audio streaming in the garden room.


There are various memorials available at the crematorium as a lasting tribute, including:

  • bronze plaques within a flower bed, in front of a tree or positioned on the stone kerb within the grounds
  • granite blocks (with a small posy vase incorporated)
  • granite disc plaques installed on large granite mushrooms
  • arboria timber wall plaques located in the remembrance chapel which can be personalised to include an enamel photograph of a hand engraved motif
  • an entry in our book of remembrance

You can get further information on our Woodlands Crematorium memorials page.


Your own choice of music can often play an important part in a funeral. We offer a digitised music system which enriches the quality of the services offered to the bereaved.

You can view our music library here.

Baby garden

There is a recognised garden dedicated to the memory of our babies, where parents, relatives and friends may enjoy tranquil surroundings to remember their loved ones.

Cremation records

We hold records for every cremation at these facilities. If you would like to conduct a search, please contact us with as much information about the deceased as possible.

Fees and charges

You can find a full list of bereavement service fees in the Scarborough area here. You can also  download a copy of the bereavement service costs for the Scarborough area (pdf / 615 KB).

Frequently asked questions

You can find answers to frequently asked questions about burial, graves, and cremation on the Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management website