Arranging a funeral for a loved one can be an overwhelming experience, especially given the emotional stress many people are under when someone dies.
This guide will help you arrange a funeral for a loved one, from the moment they pass away to making all of the necessary funeral arrangements:
If you need help arranging a funeral, read these useful guides to learn more. Our Funeral Directors will advise you on how to arrange a funeral for your loved one and will be on hand to support you at each and every step.
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Learn more about different types of funeral, from traditional religious and non-religious services to alternative funerals
Types of funeral
The choices available to you are limitless. We are able to accommodate your requirements and create a tailored funeral for your loved one
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This section will guide you through planning a fitting funeral service for a loved one, from choosing a coffin to writing a memorable eulogy
How to plan a funeral
This guide provides a breakdown of funeral costs, from funeral director fees to optional extras such as flowers and memorials
This guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake
What happens at a funeral?
A funeral is a very personal event and people often have different requirements. We will do everything we can to make sure your needs are met and that you can arrange the funeral you want for a loved one.
We recognise that there is a lot to think about when organising a funeral. When making funeral arrangements, we will guide you through all of the available options and explain all of the costs that are involved.
Whatever is required during the funeral arrangements process, we will endeavour to provide you with the utmost care and support.
Families choose us because the little details matter to us just as much as they matter to you
From start to finish, we were guided through this most difficult time with care and compassion.
Lorraine A, March 2019
All staff acted in a professional and caring manner. Very impressed with the service provided at all times.
Keith T, March 2019
From first visit through to the day of funeral we received excellent service with personal and professional touch.
Julie A, March 2019
Very pleased with the lovely service we received. Everything went smoothly and our wishes were taken into consideration.
Helen H, March 2019
Excellent service, couldn’t fault anything. Everything went to plan and the staff were very helpful, kind and thoughtful.
Jillian C, February 2019
We have over 800 Funeral Directors across the UK. If you’re looking for professional help and support when planning a funeral, your local Funeral Director will be able to offer advice on how to arrange a funeral for your loved one, wherever you are and whenever you need us.
Our rich and lengthy heritage means we can deliver our funeral services with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise. Discuss your requirements with us face-to-face at our premises or in the comfort of your own home; the choice is completely up to you.
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