Funeral Costs

As a family owned independent funeral service, we are able to tailor your funeral requirements to your needs and budget and provide an affordable, dignified funeral for everyone

Our Costs

Professional Fees

Provision of all professional services including appropriate advice,support and guidance, receive instructions and making all necessary arrangements for the funeral service including completion and administration of all statutory documentation and liason and confirmation with all necessary third parties,Staff required for the funeral.

Care of the deceased

Bringing the deceased into our care during normal working hours, care and preparation.( Wash and dress)

Provision of a Hearse for the day of the funeral

Total £1,615.00

 

Basic Coffin (simulated oak veneer )and name plate £ 395.00  (Upgrades available)

Disbursements

Doctor fee £ 82.00  (statutory fee)

Minister/Celebrant £ 250  approx

Cemetery fees varies each cemetery

Church Fees vary

Woodland burials  ( burial ground fees vary)

Crematorium fees vary

Breakspear £681.00

Amersham/Chiltern  £ 700.00

West London £ 685.00

Slough (resident fee) £ 835.00

West Herts (resident fee)£ 820.00

GreenAcres Chiltern  £ 695.00

Enfield £990

Reading £ 850

Golders Green £790

Kensal Green £685

Woollensbrook £ 1040

Some crematoriums offer an early morning reduced fee, .please ask us for further details on early morning funerals

 

 

Direct Non Attended Cremation  £ 995.00

This is a non attended cremation and includes a basic coffin and name plate, collection ,transportation in a closed vehicle

(Disbursements not included)

 

 

Optional Extras

 

Limousine £ 305

Vehicle over 2 hours £ 50

Out of hour removal £ £150

Into Church fee £ 350

Organist £ 100  approx

Horse and Carriage £ 1,200. based on 2 horses

Motorbike Hearse £950

 

 

We ask that Disbursement fees are paid 72 hours before the funeral and the balance settled 14 days following the funeral

DWP funerals accepted

Instalment plans available

 

Repatriation worldwide specializing in Nigeria, Italy and Spain   prices vary on countries and flights

 

Additional/Optional  Services

Collection and delivery of ashes    free in local area     £ 80 courier service

Crematoriums offer webcasting and are priced differently at each crematorium

West Herts live webcast £80

Viewing in Our private chapel of rest ( no charge )

Embalming £215

Dove release £ 165 based on 1 dove

Floral tributes vary

Orders of Service vary depending on amounts. pages. colour

We have our own chapel of rest and invite families to spend time with their loved ones and we have our own inhouse facilities to care for family members brought into our care

 

“Dale and Sons   keeping funeral costs low “