Bespoke ‘Cremation’ Funeral – Typical Cost £3,105

Cremation Funeral Costs

In the interests of transparency, we believe that you should not have to make a phone call or make personal visits to determine what a funeral might cost.

The following is a breakdown of our costs for our bespoke cremation funeral service.

But we are hoping you will find that we really do offer a low priced professional service, without compromising on customer service excellence.

Funeral Director Fees – £1400

Please note: Our Professional Fee includes Advice, taking care of the legal Arrangements and Administration; Collection of the deceased from hospital or mortuary (within 20 mile radius of our office); Washing & dressing; Viewings on a single day; Funeral Director on the day of funeral; 4 x bearers

Hearse to convey the coffin



Celebrant or Minister

Funeral Celebrant from £250

Religious Minister £220



Our standard Oak effect is suitable for cremation £350

Others available

Cardboard from £300
Bamboo from £600
Willow from  £650

Crematorium Fees


£793 (or early service before 10am £594)



Doctor’s Fee


Other Expenses that are not included and may need to be considered

Out of hours collection from a Private Residence (inc Care Home etc) – see below

Limousine £260

Printed Order of Services TBA

Extra Chapel Time £280

Service in a church prior to cremation £150

Important Notes

***Larger Clients: In the case of bariatric (obese) clients, that cause additional or unusual requirements, or clients who exceed 6’2″ x 22″ in size, we reserve the right to make additional charges where these become necessary, but you will be informed of any such charges before we apply them.

**Day Time/Out of Hours collections: Our professional fee includes collection from hospital or Borough Mortuary within our local area.  Although collections from hospitals outside of our area may incur an extra mileage fee.

However  any collection from a private residence/care home etc. will incur a daytime fee of £180, or out of hours/weekend fee of £230, (and extra mileage fees if out of our normal area)

* Full payment (cleared funds) must be received before the funeral takes place.

Sussex Funeral Services LtdFuneral Directors Brighton – a truly family run, local, independent funeral director in Brighton.  We are located in Portland Road, Hove, For a free ‘without obligation’ consultation and advice, please call Philip or Sallie on 01273 736469, or our mobile 07789 174453.