Prices

Standardised Price List

All funeral directors are legally required to publish this price list for a standardised set of products and services. This helps you to think through your options and make choices, and let you compare prices between different funeral directors (because prices can vary).

Attended Funeral (Funeral director’s charges only).

This is where family and friends have a ceremony, event, or service for the deceased person at the same time as they attend their burial or cremation.

£2100

Taking care of all necessary legal and administrative arrangements

£840

Collecting and transporting the deceased person from the place of death (normally within 25 miles of the funeral director’s premises) into the funeral director’s care.

£200

(20 miles)

Care of the deceased person before the funeral in appropriate facilities. The deceased will be cared for at the funeral director’s home.

£440

Providing a suitable coffin – this will be made from a light oak veneer or natural willow.

£400 – £600

Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director.

£0

At a date and time, you agree with the funeral director, taking the deceased person direct to the agreed cemetery or cremation (normally within 25 miles of the funeral director’s premises) in a hearse or another appropriate vehicle.

£310

(20 miles)

Unattended Funeral.

This is a funeral where family and friends may choose to have a ceremony, event, or service for the deceased person, but they do not attend the burial or cremation itself.

Burial (Funeral director’s charge only)

£1640

Cremation (Funeral director’s charge only)

£1540

Fees you must Pay.

For an attended or Unattended burial funeral, the burial fee *1

In the local area, the typical cost of the burial fee for local residents is:

For a new grave, you will need to pay for a plot; for an existing grave with a memorial in place, you may need to pay a removal/replacement fee. In addition, the cemetery may change a number of fees.

£948 – £1173

For an attended cremation funeral, the cremation fee *2

In this local area, the typical cost of a cremation for local residents is:

£796-£1290

*1 This fee (which sometimes called the interment fee) is the charge made for digging and closing a new grave or reopening and closing an existing grave. *2 In England, Wales and Northan Ireland, you will usually need to pay doctors’ fees as well. This is the charge for doctors to sing the medical certificates for cremation.

Additional Funeral Director Products and services – This funeral director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or to arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them.

Additional milage (price per mile)

£1.65

Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body (e.g. to their home, place of worship etc)

POA

Collection / delivery of ashes

£65

Funeral officiant (e.g. celebrant, minister)

POA

Service supplied outside normal working hours

POA