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Simplicity Cremations in Chorley

Preston Road, Charnock Richard, Chorley, PR7 5JP

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Simplicity Cremations in Chorley

At Simplicity Cremations, we offer a low cost funeral service, that helps you say goodbye in a more affordable manner. We will take care of all the essentials whilst you look after the small things that will make it personal and reflect your loved one's life. We offer three funeral packages, just give us a call at any time, day or night, so we can help you.Charnock Richard Crematorium was opened in 1997, by the Bishop of Blackburn, and is situated in the beautiful Chorley countryside. The grounds give you a tranquil and comforting space where you can reflect and remember your loved one in peace.You can find the crematorium on Preston Road in Charnock Richard between Preston and Wigan. Since the Charnock Richard Crematorium doors opened, it has provided a cremation service to the surrounding towns and villages of Euxton, Eccleston, Heskin, Coppull, Buckshaw Village, Leyland and Ulnes Walton, alongside the rest of Lancashire. If your friends and family are travelling from further afield, they can exit the M6 at either Junction 27 or 28, as they are both a short drive away.The crematorium can be used for all types of services, no matter what your belief or religion.

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What We Offer

Funerals for every budget

Our range of services available at Simplicity Cremations in Chorley 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.

What's included
  A direct cremation with no mourners present at a CMG crematorium local to the place of rest
  Ashes scattered in our gardens of remembrance or returned to you upon request at an additional cost*
What's included
  A short time in the chapel for up to 12 people to reflect and say a few words^
  A cremation at a CMG crematorium local to the place of rest
  Return of ashes in a simple container*
What's included?
  A full-length service in the chapel with a ceremony and no limit on attendees^
  A cremation at a CMG crematorium local 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 Family Led Funeral is chosen)
  • Minister or celebrant (you can arrange for a minister/celebrant to be present on the day when arranging an Family 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

*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.


Our Location

How to find us

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Simplicity Cremations in Chorley

Preston Road, Charnock Richard,
Chorley, PR7 5JP

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Finding Us

Simplicity Cremations in Chorley

Preston Road, Charnock Richard,
Chorley, PR7 5JP

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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.

Easier 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

Low cost

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


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 online webchat
  •   Simple cremation services that are available throughout the whole of mainland Great Britain

At Charnock Richard Crematorium

Our facilities

There is a Wesley Music System, space for an organ, a hearing loop and public address system for the ease and comfort of all your guests.

If you have any extra requirements, we will be more than happy to help, just give us at Simplicity Cremations a call beforehand.


  • Hearing LoopYes
  • Garden of RemembranceYes


What our customers say

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

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