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Simplicity Cremations in Cardonald

Berryknowes Road, Cardonald, G52 2DB

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Simplicity Cremations in Glasgow

At Simplicity Cremations, we offer a low cost funeral where we handle the necessities and you control the rest. Your loved one will still be looked after with the utmost care by us, allowing you to personalise a service to reflect their life.Craigton Crematorium has been serving Glasgow for over 50 years. The grounds and Gardens of Remembrance are in Craigton Cemetery, from where funerals have been beautifully organised for the neighbouring communities of Ibrox, Shawlands, Kinning Park, Govanhill, Renfrew and Paisley.The crematorium is fit to use for all beliefs, so there's no need to worry. Making you, your friends and family as comfortable as possible is a priority, Craigton Crematorium's chapel can seat over 100 people, so space is not an issue.The Gardens of Remembrance have been designed with you in mind, set out to give a tranquil and calming atmosphere, whilst the beautifully coloured rose bushes provide a place for you to sit, relax and reflect on the good memories you have with your loved one.A member of our team is always on hand to help, you can call us at any time, day or night, and we will be able to answer any questions you may have.

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Do you need further support, advice or to discuss an area in more detail? Our team are always on hand to help and guide you throughout your journey.

What We Offer

Funerals for every budget

Our range of services available at Simplicity Cremations in Cardonald 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 Cardonald

Berryknowes Road, Cardonald,
G52 2DB

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Finding Us

Simplicity Cremations in Cardonald

Berryknowes Road, Cardonald,
G52 2DB

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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 Craigton Crematorium

Our facilities

The crematorium was refurbished a few years ago to ensure it meets your every need; it has disabled access and a hearing loop so no-one misses any part of the service.

You can see a list of the facilities below, if you have any additional requirements, just give Simplicity Cremations a call.


  • Parking SpacesYes
  • Speaker SystemsYes
  • AttendeesOver 100
  • Disabled Access & ToiletYes
  • Hearing LoopYes
  • Garden of RemembranceYes
  • Multi-faith ChapelYes


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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