Funeral Costs

UNATTENDED DIRECT CREMATION£1400 Including Cremation Fee
Our unattended direct cremation service includes making all the necessary arrangements, collection and care of the deceased, provision of a foil coffin, and transportation of the deceased to a local crematorium at a time of our choosing. There will be no funeral service and no attendance. Cremated remains can be returned to the family afterwards.

UNATTENDED DIRECT BURIAL£1000 + Disbursements
Our unattended direct burial service includes making all the necessary arrangements, collection and care of the deceased, provision of a foil coffin, and transportation of the deceased to a local cemetery at a time of our choosing. There will be no funeral service and no attendance.
BASIC FUNERAL£1900 + Disbursements
Our basic funeral service includes making all the necessary arrangements, collection and care of the deceased, provision of a simple coffin, the hearse, bearers and funeral director to a local cemetery or crematorium for a service time agreed with the family.

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL + Disbursements 
Our traditional funeral includes making all the necessary arrangements, use of private mortuary and Chapel of Rest, care of the deceased, viewing (if required), bearers and funeral director’s attendance at the funeral.£1170
Bringing the deceased into our care£230
Provision of a fully furnished coffin for burial or cremationfrom £515
Provision of hearse for conveyance of coffin to place of committal£285
TOTAL CHARGES£2200
ADDITIONAL CHARGES
Limousines (6 passengers)£200
Removal to Home£180
Removal to Church (Evening)£250
Hygienic Treatment/Embalming£130
Dressed Oak Casket with Nameplate Engraved (Cremated Remains)£100
Scatter Tube (Cremated Remains)£70
DISBURSEMENTS
These are the highly variable third party costs paid out by us on behalf of clients which include crematorium and burial costs, ministers or non-religious celebrants, flowers, obituary notices, hymn sheets, etc . They are in addition to the above and are individually itemised for every funeral.
COFFINS and CASKETS 
SOLWAY - Veneered Oak Coffin with Flat Lid and Silk Interior£515
TURNBERRY - Veneered Oak Coffin with Raised Lid and Silk Interior£615
CAIRNSMORE - Veneered Oak Coffin with Raised Lid, Pressed Panelled Sides and Silk Interior£715
BALLANTRAE – Veneered Oak Coffin with THE LAST SUPPER Pictorial Carving, Raised Lid and Silk Interior£865
MULL – Hand Woven Coffin or Casket in Finest Somerset Willow£965
BUCCLEUCH – Solid Oak Coffin with Raised Lid, Panelled Sides and Silk Interior £1065
TIREE – Solid Oak Casket with Raised Lid, Panelled Sides and Silk Interior£1315
CONDITIONS OF PAYMENT
The total charge for a Low - Cost ‘Basic Funeral’ or ‘Direct Cremation’ package has to be paid in advance. For all other packages we do not expect any deposit but will accept one if offered. Accounts are payable within 14 days from invoice date by BACS, cash or cheque, (card payments not available).
HELP WITH PAYING FUNERAL COSTS
If there is no estate to cover the funeral expenses, you may be entitled to receive help with some of the costs of the funeral. The Department of Work and Pensions (Social Fund) will take your application for help. You can download these forms from this site: www.gov.uk/funeral-payments.
STIRLING COUNCIL CEMETERY FEES 
Interment Fee (18 years and over)£1183.20
Interment of Cremated Remains£320.20
Interment Fee (17 years and under)FOC
Lair Purchase (Including Certificate and Foundation)£910.90
Lair Purchase – Cremated Remains Only (Including Certificate and Foundation)£834.40
Lair Purchase – Woodland Burial£763
STIRLINGSHIRE CREMATORIUM FEES 
This list does not include visual tributes etc that the crematorium may offer.
Adult Cremation Fee (60 minute slots with 40 minute chapel service from 10.00am)£905
Early Service Cremation Fee (9.00 & 9.30am)£695
Children (18 years and under)FOC
Direct Cremation Fee£400
Crematorium Organist (Not provided)POA

If you have any queries about our Funeral Costs, please contact us.

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Golden Charter Funeral Plans
Member of National Federation of Funeral Directors
Fair Deal - National Federation of Funeral Directors