Direct Cremation

From £1425.00

What’s Included

  • Collection of the deceased from either Southend, Basildon or Broomfield University Hospitals 
  • Transportation of the deceased to our chosen crematorium 
  • Accommodation of the deceased for up to 14 days prior to the cremation 
  • A simple coffin of our choosing 
  • Necessary staff for the commencement and carrying out of the service 
  • Return of the ashes to our local office if requested 
  • The Cremation Fee at our choice of crematorium 
  • The completion of the statutory Medical Cremation Certificate as required

What’s not included

  • A service of any kind at the crematorium or other venue.
  • The conveyance of the deceased from a private address. Please see below.
  • Visitation and use of the Chapel of Rest (*additional fees apply)
  • Interment or scattering of the cremated remains at a specified crematorium.

Other fees that may be applicable

Attending a nursing home or private residence to bring the deceased into our care

  • £160 during working hours
  • £260 As above, out of normal working hours

*Attendance to other hospitals will incur a mileage fee of £1.50 per mile.

** Fees correct as of April 2023

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

0808 292 1734 24hrs.

Other Services that may be added

  • Use of the Chapel of Rest at our Hadleigh Office, for three visits, in hours, with embalming and dressing £355.00 
  • Taking of locks of hair, fingerprints or portions of ashes (per item) £15.00 
  • Delivering the ashes within a 15-mile radius, during working hours £50.00 
  • Arranging the Interment of the Ashes and administrative support £175.00 
  • Additional accommodation above 21 days at the family’s request, from date of death (per day) £15.00 



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