For those who do not wish to hold a funeral service and simply wish us to make the necessary arrangements for the Burial or Cremation of the deceased a direct funeral package can be selected, still with an outstanding level of care towards you and your loved one. The cost of a direct funeral is £1,000.00 (plus disbursements). Disbursements are known as third party costs beyond our control; for example, Doctor’s fee for Cremation documents, Crematorium fee’s, or Cemetery fee’s.
A Direct funeral includes :
The Funeral Directors Services
Attending to the necessary arrangements
Provision of a simple wood effect coffin suitable for Cremation or Burial
Transfer of the deceased from place of death (within a 10 mile radius of the premises)
Care of the deceased for up to 14 days prior to the funeral
Provision of a suitable vehicle direct to Crematorium/Cemetery (locally) and up to a maximum of 3 members of staff
Funeral Arrangements to be made at our office
Your loved one to be dressed in a gown
A Direct funeral excludes the following services :
Holding of a church service or service at another venue prior to the committal
Embalming or dressing the deceased in their own clothes
Handling of donations on the family’s behalf
Press notices or ordering of floral tributes
Funeral Directors involvement with cremated remains following the funeral – cremated remains to be collected from the Crematorium by the applicant, or scattered at the Crematorium
Third party fees (disbursements)
Payment is required prior to the funeral taking place; payment can be made by Cash, Bankers Cheque, Debit or Credit Card, Direct Bank Transfer.
For a more tailored funeral please do not hesitate to contact us.