Stibbards & Sons

Essentials Package

A simple, lower-cost funeral option with the comfort of knowing that you will still receive our outstanding commitment to service for you and your Loved (loved one). Our Essentials package covers many of those key features that most families feel are necessary for a dignified and respectful ceremony.

Select Arrangements

Our select funerals options allow you to plan a complete bespoke service for your loved one, ensuring that their funeral will be as individual as they were.

From £2695.00

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Direct Cremation

A simple dignified cremation service without many of the traditional elements of a funeral service, such as a service or procession involving the hearse.

From £975.00

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Essentials Package



What's Included

Bringing your loved one into our care from their place of death during normal working hours

The attention of a our dedicated staff to make and guide you through the funeral arrangements and administration.

Provision of a Simple coffin fitted and furnished suitable for cremation

We’ll prepare, and dress your loved one in a gown to match the interior of our ‘Simple Coffin’

We will care for and accommodate your loved one until the time of the funeral

You’ll be able to visit your loved one during normal working hours

Provision of the Hearse, proceeding directly to the crematorium and necessary bearers for the occasion of the funeral

We will make all necessary arrangements for a dignified funeral

A Funeral Director on the day of the funeral to support and guide you through the funeral

What's not included

The funeral will take place at a date and time to suit ourselves in collaboration with the family

Bringing the deceased into our care beyond a 15 mile radius (an additional mileage charge will apply).

Embalming & dressing your loved on in their own clothes

Visits to the Chapel of Rest outside of normal working hours

A separate funeral service or celebration taking place before proceeding to the local crematorium or cemetery

A Limousine to follow the Hearse

Third party fees (from £1134.00)* (disbursements)*

*Example third party fees are based on a cremation at Southend crematorium, Doctors Fees & the fee for the officant.

Attending to bring the deceased into our care out of normal hours, will incur an additional fee of £250 for staff attendance.


Other services that you may want to consider (additional fees will apply)

We can arrange for the funeral service, celebration or ceremony to take place at your chosen location before attending the cemetery or crematorium

We can provide for a chauffeur driven limousine(s) to follow the hearse

We can arrange for the hearse and limousine(s) to attend the home address or other location before the funeral, and proceed to the funeral ‘in cortege’ as a funeral procession

We can embalm and dress your loved one to enable enhanced visitation

*Attendance to other hospitals will incur a mileage fee of £1 per mile.

** Fees correct as of April 2018

For a detailed explanation of the services and fees included or for an individual quotation call us on

0808 292 1734 24hrs

Take a look at our additional services

Stibbards & Sons

With a range of additional services, we can help arrange every aspect of your loved one’s funeral - from the essential details all the way through to unique personal tributes.

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