Welcome To Sussex Willow Coffins

Sussex Willow Coffins

We make wicker coffins, urns and burial baskets; woven by hand from natural English Willow.


Our wicker coffin design has been created so we can offer you; a natural, ethical and biodegradable coffin, made in the UK. Because of this, all of our wicker coffins and urns are entirely hand crafted; in our own Sussex based workshop.

Watch this short video to find out about Sussex Willow Coffins and our ethos.

So all our willow coffins are suitable for burial or cremation.

Read on for more about Sussex Willow Coffins and the craft of weaving Wicker Coffins.


Wicker Coffin from Natural English Willow | Sussex Willow Coffins

Naturally Biodegradable


Hand crafted eco coffins

Wicker coffins are the perfect choice of natural coffin for a woodland burial, natural burial and green funerals. Because of this they are equally suited to cremation, as a change to a traditional coffin.

We are proud of our natural, English willow wicker coffin designs. Founded on ethical and green principals; attention to detail and hand weaving craftsmanship. Click here to find out more and how to order.

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Made in Sussex


Wicker coffin maker in Sussex

Our hand woven natural coffins are made in the UK. They are woven from wicker willow, by skilled basket makers, using age old willow coffin weaving and basketry techniques.

Working in a barn near the Sussex Downs; currently the only wicker coffin makers in the South East of the UK. Find out more about the willow coffin weaving process, our ethos and Jake Whitcroft – Willow Coffin Maker.

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Environment Friendly


Natural, ethical and sustainable

These are ecologically sound and 100% biodegradable coffins. Our wicker weaving materials are eco friendly, locally sourced and grown sustainably; besides rivers on land used for coppice.

We do not use manufactured board and glue; just native wood and traditional willow coffin weaving. Our ethos makes these wicker coffins and caskets, a green and ethical choice for any green burial. Read more…


Because we care about principles of sustainability; in your end of life choices.


Wicker Coffins and Urns for Natural Burial, Cremation and Traditional Funerals

Hand crafted burial baskets, woven from English Heritage Willow varieties; grown in a sustainable way in the UK.
Individually made by hand, in the heart of the English countryside.

Wicker Coffins from Natural English Willow | Sussex Willow Coffins

The two designs of wicker coffins we offer have been carefully honed, to blend weaving of both regional and traditional style.
Because our natural and environment friendly caskets or eco coffins, are made to be suitable for: traditional funerals, cremation or woodland and natural burial.

All of our natural willow coffins are eco friendly and 100% biodegradable.


Wicker Caskets from Natural English Willow | Sussex Willow Coffins

Wicker Coffins

Natural & Sustainable

Willow Caskets from Natural English Willow | Sussex Willow Coffins

Funeral Planning

Are you planning a funeral or cremation but not sure where to start?

Why not visit our FAQs page and find the answers to some of your queries about: our wicker coffins, cremation, natural burial and green burial sites; why our natural willow coffins are so unique and working with a funeral director.


Cremation Urns

Eco Friendly & All Natural

  • English Heritage Willow Varieties
  • All Natural Materials Used
  • No Chemical Treatments
  • Natural Willow Coffins

For a truly natural choice in Wicker Coffin, choose Sussex Willow Coffins.

Wicker Willow Coffins


ENGLISH WILLOW WICKER COFFINS

Find out more about our hand crafted English Willow Wicker Coffins and how to order…

English Willow Wicker Coffins from Natural English Willow | Sussex Willow Coffins

Woven Wicker Caskets


Member of the
Basketmakers’ Association

Basketmakers Association

Member of the
Sussex & Surrey Coppice Group

Sussex & Surrey Coppice Group

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