Bespoke ‘Burial’ Funeral

Typical Burial Funeral – £2610 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


Our ‘Ardingly’ oak veneered (our most popular)

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)
Extra Bearers
£45 each

Funeral Celebrants & Ministers

Independent celebrant
from £200
Or religious minister


Brighton & Hove cemeteries
£790 (Plot), £994 (Interment fee)
Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground

Other Sundry Costs

Washing & Dressing
Viewings in our private chapel of rest
Out of hours callout** – see below for explanation
Order of service sheets
Newspaper notice

Typical Burial Price Example

Professional fee
Cemetery Plot
Interment fee

Please note:  Our Professional Fee includes Advice, Arrangements and Administration; Collection of the deceased during office hours within 20 mile radius; 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; Bearers; and second venue for a service before graveside.

**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.

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