Bespoke ‘Burial’ Funeral

Typical Burial Funeral – £2345 plus 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 price list below itemises the typical services that will make up your bespoke funeral, ensuring that you only pay for what you want.   At the end of the price listing is a typical funeral cost example:

Funeral Director Fees

Our professional fee
£1500

Coffin

Our ‘Ardingly’ oak veneered (our most popular)
£450

Transport Of The Coffin

Formal hearse (silver cars are extra)
£260 (includes 1 x bearer)
Or black modified Ford Mondeo ‘Hearsette’ (most popular choice for natural burials)
£150
Extra Bearers
£45 each

Funeral Celebrants & Ministers

Independent celebrant
from £200
Or religious minister
£196

Cemeteries

Brighton & Hove cemeteries
£733 (Plot), £994 (Interment fee)
Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground
TBA

Other Sundry Costs

Limousine
£260
Collections from Home or Nursing home during office hours
£120
Out of hours callout** – see below for explanation
£200
Order of service sheets
TBA
Newspaper notice
TBA
Flowers
TBA

Typical Burial Price Example

Professional fee
£1500
Coffin
£450
Hearse
£260
Cemetery Plot
£733
Interment fee
£994
Minister
£200
Total
£4,137

Please note:  Our Professional Fee includes Advice, Arrangements and Administration; Collection of the deceased from Hospital or Mortuary; Care of the deceased; Preparation & Viewings; Supporting Family Members wishing to view; Checking all papers are correctly completed and submitted; Funeral Director on the day of funeral.

**Where an out of hours callout applies there will be a charge of £200
(This is not in addition to the collection fee above but in place of – it’s either or!)

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 either decline or withdraw our services at any time, and/or make additional charges where these become necessary, but you will be informed of any such charges before we apply them.