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Attended Funeral

A low cost funeral organised over the phone by our funeral arrangers. Our attended funeral includes cremation fees, doctor's fees, return of ashes, care of your loved one and transportation to the crematorium.

Prices from
£1,895
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0800 484 0260

Attended Funeral

A low cost funeral organised over the phone by our funeral arrangers. Our attended funeral includes cremation fees, doctor's fees, return of ashes, care of your loved one and transportation to the crematorium.

Prices from
£1,895
Call Now To Arrange
0800 484 0260

WHAT IS AN ATTENDED FUNERAL?

A simple funeral ceremony without a procession

A funeral is a time to say goodbye to your loved one, and should be a unique and personal occasion.

An attended funeral is organised over the phone by our funeral arrangers who will be on hand to help you make all of the necessary arrangements, from the music you'd like to suggesting a local minister or officiant. This offers you the freedom to plan a ceremony in the chapel in the same way you would with a traditional funeral - just without the face-to-face services of a Funeral Director.

Our 'How to arrange a funeral' guide may help you to think about what you might want on the day for your loved one.

With the ceremony organised carefully by you, we'll focus on the practical elements of the cremation including the care of your loved one and the transportation to the crematorium. We simply remove the need for a procession with hearses and limousines prior to the service. Your loved one will be resting in the chapel prior to your arrival so you can focus on leading a fitting ceremony.

You can be sure we'll be there to ensure everything runs smoothly on the day and that all of your personal touches are included.


Our attended funeral includes

  •   Collection from place of rest a few days prior to cremation**
  •   Provision of a simple wooden coffin
  •   All transportation in a specialised funeral vehicle
  •   Cremation fees
  •   Doctor's fees

What's included

Dedicated support throughout

A Simplicity Cremation is organised over the phone by our funeral arrangers who will be on hand throughout the entire organisation process. They can help you with any decisions for the day and even arrange a crematorium visit should you wish to meet the chapel attendant in person beforehand.

Personalise the day

You will be able to plan a ceremony in the chapel in the same way you would with a traditional funeral. Our arrangers will assist you with organising the running order of the day, from music to any readings or eulogies to the closing of the ceremony. They can also provide advice on finding a minister or celebrant in your area.

Care at our mortuary

A few days prior to the cremation we will collect your loved one from the place of rest and care for them in our quality mortuary facilities until the day of the funeral**

Choose the time & date of the funeral

Choose an available date and time on a working weekday, so it’s convenient for you and your loved ones. One of our arrangers will help you organise the funeral at one of our crematoria nearest to the place of rest.

Unlimited attendees

Use our crematorium locator map to find out how many people your nearest crematorium can hold and the facilities available at the location

Return of ashes*

Return of ashes in a simple container within 6 weeks of the cremation*

What's not included

  • Viewing of the deceased
  • A procession
  • A hearse or limousines
  • Arranging of floral tributes
  • Formal service or ceremony
  • Minister or celebrant
  • Collection of donations
  • Arrangements in person
  • The services of a Funeral Director

 

*Within mainland Great Britain

**Please note, it will be a minimum of 14 days after payment until the cremation takes place. We will usually bring your loved one into care a few days prior to cremation. Should they need to be collected straight away, an additional charge will be incurred to cover care in our quality mortuary facilities until the day of cremation.


ADDITIONAL FEES

Optional Extras

Should you require additional services, we can arrange these for you on the phone.

Simplicity urn

£50

Return of ashes in a Simplicity urn instead of a simple container

Bring straight into care

£250

We’ll take your loved one directly to our mortuaries where we’ll care for and prepare them until the day of the cremation

Out of hours collection

£195

Collection outside of 9am-5pm on working weekdays


OUR LOCATIONS

Your nearest crematorium

The funeral will take place at a crematorium nearest to the place of rest. You can find your nearest crematorium by entering the postcode of the place where your loved one is resting below.

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