Typical Funeral Pricing

For most families a traditional funeral would include transferring the deceased into our care, preparation of the deceased, use of our private chapel and our professional fees. Service at a local crematorium including a hearse, one limousine and bearers.

Our price for the above is as follows:

Professional Services £1100.00
Care, Preparation and Respects £265.00
Transfer £275.00
Jaguar XJ Hearse and one matching Limousine £450.00
The Haddon Oak Veneered Coffin £275.00
Total £2365.00

Disbursements

Macclesfield Crematorium fees £780.00
Doctor’s fee for cremation certificate £82.00
Clergy / Celebrant’s fee £200.00
Total £3427.00

In addition to the above we are often asked to supply:
Printed orders of service, 50 of these including 4 printed pages are circa
£70.00

Floral tributes also start from around
£50.00

The Simple Funeral £1750.00

Plus disbursements

This is for those who wish to keep funeral costs to a minimum. All fees for this service must be paid before the funeral arrangements are confirmed.

The service includes part of our professional fees, transfer into our care, a simple coffin and the hearse leaving from our premises direct to a local crematorium or cemetery/churchyard. The date and time of the funeral is completely at our discretion.

Direct Cremation £1250.00

For those who do not wish to hold a funeral service and simply wish us to make the necessary arrangements for cremation. All fees for this service must be paid before the funeral arrangements are confirmed.

The service includes part of our professional fees, transfer into our care, a simple coffin and cremation fees. Please note that attendance at the crematorium is not permitted and the date and time is completely at our discretion.

We also offer an unattended burial to replicate the above, our cost for this excluding the burial fee is:  £1000.00

The following items are specifically excluded from The Simple Funeral and Direct Cremation Options Church service, Memorial service, viewing of deceased, administering charitable donations, press notices, service sheets, attendance cards, floral tributes and catering.

Professional Services

These fees include an appropriate amount to cover the cost of our overheads and provide twenty four hour telephone support to our clients at all times; provision of our fully trained staff available to make funeral arrangements to meet our clients requirements, organising the necessary documentation required for the funeral to take place and receiving and administering charitable donations on your behalf. On the day of the funeral, providing a funeral director and staff to supervise and conduct the funeral.

£1100.00

Transfer

This fee is for transferring your loved one into our care. This allows for the transfer to be conducted by two members of staff within a thirty miles radius of our premises at any time during the day or night.

£275.00

Care, Preparation & Respects

These fees are to care for your loved one until the funeral takes place. This includes dressing in their own clothes or a gown of your choice provided by ourselves. Our private chapels are also available for family and friends to pay their last respects.

£265.00

Hygienic Treatment

This is modern arterial embalming and is carried out only if we feel this is necessary and with your consent.

£175.00

Transport

Jaguar XJ Hearse & transport for funeral staff £375.00
Jaguar XJ Hearse & one matching Limousine £450.00
Additional Jaguar XJ Limousine £250.00
Prestige Car (4 seats) £150.00

 

Alternative Transport Options

Horse-Drawn Hearse with two Black Horses £795.00
Horse-Drawn Hearse with four Black Horses £1215.00
Horse-Drawn Mourners Carriage £745.00
VW Campervan Hearse £750.00
Landrover Hearse £775.00

 

 

Motorcycle Hearse

The Motorcycle Hearse is a perfect option for those who preferred life on two wheels rather than four. Four models are available Triumph Bonneville & Thunderbird, Suzuki Hayabusa and Silver or Black Harley Davidson.

Triumph or Suzuki £905.00
Harley Davidson £979.00

There will be a further charge for transport of our staff depending on what vehicles are required to accompany the above.

Additional Items

Transferring your loved one to Church or home on the same day as the funeral.
£150.00

Transferring your loved one to Church or home on a day before the funeral.
£300.00

Arranging and conducting the interment of cremated remains at a local Church or Cemetery.
£100.00

Provision of an additional member of staff on a funeral or transfer to maintain safe working practices.
£50.00

A temporary oak grave marker with engraved plaque. £60.00

Additional Professional Fees

We reserve the right to charge additional fees in exceptional circumstances where extra time and involvement is required to fulfil our Clients requirements and expectations.

Saturday funeral surcharge.
£325.00

Funeral plan administration fee.
£250.00

Coffins

Below you will find prices for the carefully selected range of coffins in our brochure. The coffin prices include suitable fittings and an engraved name plate.

Veneered Coffins

The Haddon

Oak veneered with solid oak mouldings and a high gloss finish.
£275.00

The Milldale

Mahogany veneered with solid mahogany mouldings and a high gloss finish.
£315.00

The Conway

Oak veneered with solid oak mouldings, oval embossed panel sides, beading on the lid and a high gloss finish.
£425.00

The Dalbury

Oak veneered with solid oak double mouldings, oval embossed panel sides, beading on the lid and high gloss finish.
£425.00

The Chatsworth

Oak veneered with solid oak mouldings, traditional panel sides, double raised lid and high gloss finish.
£545.00

The Last Supper

Oak veneered with solid oak double mouldings, last supper panel sides, routed panel ends, double raised lid and stained golden oak.
£725.00

Solid Wood Coffins and Caskets

The Cavendish

Solid mahogany coffin with solid mahogany double mouldings, routed panel sides and ends, double raised lid and high gloss finish.
£925.00

The Derby

Solid oak coffin with solid oak double mouldings, butt ends and high gloss finish.
£975.00

The Devonshire

Solid oak coffin with solid oak double mouldings, routed panel sides and ends, double raised lid and high gloss finish.
£1050.00

The Windsor

Solid mahogany casket with solid mahogany double mouldings, traditional panel sides and ends, double raised lid and high gloss finish.
£1375.00

The Westminster

Solid oak casket with solid oak double mouldings, routed single panel sides, double raised lid, fitted corner plinths and high gloss finish.
£1575.00

Alternative Coffins

Tributes Coffins

Willow, white willow, bulrush & willow and bamboo.
£765.00

Colourful Coffins

Full brochure available.
£765.00

Cardboard Coffins

Plain £525.00
Designed £675.00

Cremated Remains Caskets and Containers

Solid Oak & Mahogany Caskets

£75.00

Wicker Caskets

£125.00

Scatter Tubes

£55.00

Legacy Expressions

We have a selection of bespoke jewellery and giftware that can include a reproduction of a fingerprint that makes them truly unique and individual. To enable fingerprints to be included, please inform us of your wishes before the funeral. Items are individually priced on application.

Third Party Costs

Crematorium fees range from £450.00 – £950.00 depending on the crematorium and service time. (Please see the typical funeral pricing for the normal fee in this area)

Interment in a local Churchyard including the gravediggers fee is around £950.00

Interment in a local Cemetery including purchasing a new plot and gravedigging ranges from £1000.00 – £1600.00  (If a person passes away out of area the fees are often doubled)

The typical cost for burial in a High Peak Borough Council Cemetery is £1412.00

For an existing grave the fees are less starting from around £750.00, if there is a memorial on the grave this will need removing and refixing which will incur further costs. In addition the cemetery/churchyard may charge a number of other fees.