Bespoke ‘Cremation’ Funeral Costs

Typical Cremation Funeral from £2,603 Inc Disbursements


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 costs below provide you with a list of the main costs associated with a cremation. You simply choose what services you need or want and pay for only those services.

Funeral Director Professional Fees

Collecting the body of the person and keeping for reasonable time period (up to 10 working days)
Personal ‘Natural’ hygiene care (washing and dressing only)
£50 – optional
Viewing of your loved one
£50 – optional
Advice, arrangements, paperwork
Funeral Director on the day

Transport of the coffin

Formal hearse (silver cars are extra)
£35 each
Or Black Ford Mondeo ‘Hearsette’

Funeral Celebrants and Ministers

Independent funeral celebrant
Or Religious minister


The Downs


Doctors Fee (unless subject to Post Mortem)

A typical example of a burial funeral service

Care for the body of the person
Personal ‘Natural’ Hygiene Care
Professional Fee for Advice, arrangements, paperwork
Funeral Director on the day
Bearers x 4
Religious Minister
Coffin: Our standard oak veneered ‘Ardingly’
Crematorium Fee



Other expenses to consider

Out of hours call out fee (talk to us to find out if these can be avoided)
Order of Services
From £120 for 50 copies 4 pages A5
Newspaper notices
Paid by the word

Other Cremation option available
“No Fuss” Funeral (also known as Direct Cremation or Simple funeral)

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