Compare the costs of a Simplicita Direct Cremation
The costs may vary depending upon the circumstances and place of death.
Service or element
Application for cremation made by next of kin
Contact with doctors, hospitals, HM Coroner as required and necessary
Care of the Deceased prior to the cremation
Cortege to the crematorium
At the cremation
Typical Traditional Funeral
Visit to funeral directors office by family
Provided as part of funeral directors professional responsibilities
Funeral directors remove the body from a residential address, hospital or Coroners mortuary, and provide chilled facilities and/or embalming. A simple coffin is chosen.
Viewing in a chapel of rest is usual.
Hearse with one or two limousines, plus pall bearers.
Family, friends, minister, funeral director, pall bearers gather for service. Followed by some form of refreshment.
Disbursements or all fees payable prior to funeral
From £2756 Complete
(mean average cremation cost MORI 2010)
Simplicita Direct Cremation
All paperwork completed by email and/or post complimented by expert telephone assistance
Provided as part of our professional responsibilities
We remove the body from a hospital or Coroners mortuary, (residential address at extra cost) and provide professional chilled facilities prior to the cremation. Viewing is only available prior to our removing the body into our care. A simple, cremation coffin is provided.
Our facilities are adjacent to the crematorium
The coffin is transferred into the crematorium chapel in private. There is no attendance by mourners - who are then free to choose any alternative gathering or memorial service, at a time and place better suited to all concerned.
All fees are payable prior to the cremation
From £1000 Complete *
* The costs will vary depending upon the circumstances and place of death