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Simplicity Cremations in Birmingham

389 Walsall Road, Perry Barr, Birmingham, B42 2LR

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Simplicity Cremations in Perry Barr, Birmingham

Simplicity Cremations at Birmingham Crematorium, Perry Barr, will take care of all the practical and essential elements of a cremation for your loved one's funeral, giving you complete freedom to organise a personalised service. We offer three low cost funeral options, from a direct cremation without any mourners present to an attended funeral with a family-led service. We will arrange the details over the phone, so you can spend more time with your family and friends at this difficult time. Call us whenever you need, we are here for you.The crematorium, opened in 1903 by Sir Henry Thompson, the first president of the Cremation Society, serves the people of Perry Barr, Hamstead, Handsworth, Witton, Stockland Green, Short Heath, Boldmere, Kingstanding, Great Barr and more. The grounds and gardens are well looked after and provide a peaceful environment for a dignified, low cost funeral service.

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What We Offer

Funerals for every budget

Our range of services available at Simplicity Cremations in Birmingham allows you to arrange a funeral that suits you and your budget, without breaking the bank.

There's no need for the more expensive elements often associated with a traditional funeral, such as a hearse, limousines and pallbearers.

£995
What's included
  Direct cremation with no mourners present
  Ashes scattered in our gardens of remembrance or returned to you upon request at an additional cost*
£1,395
What's included
  A short time in the chapel for up to 12 people to reflect and say a few words^
  A cremation at 9am at one of our preferred crematoria nearest to the place of rest
  Return of ashes in a simple container*
£1,895
What's included
  A full-length service in the chapel with a ceremony and no limit on attendees^
  A cremation at one of our crematoria nearest to the place of rest
  Return of ashes in a simple container*

What's not included in our funeral packages

  • Embalming, dressing the deceased in their own clothing, placing personal effects in the coffin or a Funeral Director present on the day - a Chapel Attendant will be available on the day of the funeral to ensure everything runs smoothly
  • Viewing of the deceased / chapel visits
  • Arranging of floral tributes (you can arrange floral tributes directly with a florist if an Intimate or Attended Funeral is chosen)
  • Minister or celebrant (you can arrange for a minister/celebrant to be present on the day when arranging an Attended Funeral)
  • A hearse or limousines
  • Collection of donations
  • A procession
  • Costs for removing artificial limbs and mechanisms such as pacemakers
  • Witnessing the committal of the coffin to the cremator

^Please note, some of our preferred crematoria have placed temporary restrictions on the number of people that can attend an Intimate or Attended Funeral due to government guidelines regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Please contact us for more information.  

*Ashes will be hand delivered in a simple container at a mutually agreed time Monday to Friday, AM (9am – 1pm) or PM (1pm – 5pm). This service is only available within mainland Great Britain. Please note while we do our very best to continue to provide services to you the return of ashes may be delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

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Finding Us

Simplicity Cremations in Birmingham

389 Walsall Road, Perry Barr,
Birmingham, B42 2LR

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Why Simplicity Cremations

A simple alternative to a costly funeral

At Simplicity Cremations, our services allow you the freedom and flexibility to organise a funeral personalised for your loved one.

Less of an undertaking

Organising a funeral without the assistance of a funeral director is not as daunting as it may seem, our telephone-based arrangement team can assist you every step of the way and are available 24/7.

Stress free planning

Delivered with compassion

We understand that this is one of the most difficult times of your life. We are here to support and advise you at every stage, with uncompromising compassion and care.

Our promise to you

Uncompromising quality

As part of the UK’s largest funeral groups, we’re the only truly national direct cremation and low cost funeral provider that has its own staff, vehicles, crematoriums and mortuaries.

Our standards

Value for money

By removing some of the more costly extras often associated with a funeral, we can offer simple funerals which take care of the practical side of the cremation, leaving you the freedom to customise proceedings as you wish.

Why we're cheaper

PLUS

By choosing to arrange a funeral with Simplicity, you’ll benefit from:

  •   Immediate arrangements by our professional telephone funeral arrangement team 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  •   Free telephone bereavement and advice counselling service and online GriefChat
  •   Simple cremation services that are available throughout the whole of mainland Great Britain

At Birmingham Crematorium

Our facilities

We recommend you book an appointment to visit the crematorium a few days before your loved one’s funeral if you wish to attend. The chapel attendant will talk you through how the day will run and show you the facilities available.

The crematorium chapel can accommodate large funerals for an attended cremation and to commemorate the memory of your loved one, the peaceful Gardens of Remembrance have a large variety of personalised memorial options to choose from.

Facilities

  • Parking Spaces50 (2 disabled)
  • AttendeesCan accommodate large funerals
  • Disabled Access & ToiletYes
  • Braille literatureYes
  • Hearing LoopYes
  • Garden of RemembranceYes
  • Multi-faith ChapelYes

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Our customer experience is very important to us and we strive to deliver high quality service every time.

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