Funeral Services & Costs in Slough

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Whether your loved one had previously detailed their funeral wishes or not, at A Spicer & Sons Funeral Directors in Slough, we have the expertise to arrange a fitting commemoration in keeping with their beliefs, background and culture.

We offer a choice of two funeral packages, providing flexibility to meet your personal and financial requirements. We specialise in Hindu and Sikh funerals, but can tailor our Attended Funeral service to suit your specific needs. If you would prefer to remember your loved one without a formal ceremony, the Unattended Funeral is your lower-cost, but no less dignified, option.

Below you will find an overview of our funeral costs in Slough and the differences between each of our funeral services. If you’d like to know more about these and the support we can offer you at this difficult time, please don’t hesitate to call us on 01753 825501.
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Our Funeral Services in Slough

There are two types of funeral we offer at A Spicer & Sons Funeral Directors in Slough - the Attended Funeral (which can be a traditional or more bespoke service with mourners present) and the Unattended Funeral (a cremation without mourners present). More details can be found below, and our funeral directors are standing by to answer any questions you may have on
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View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    From
    £995
    (Includes cost of cremation).
    (Includes cost of cremation).
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    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    From
    £995
    (Includes cost of cremation).
    (Includes cost of cremation).
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
    Find out more
    From
    £1,995
    plus £1,012 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £1,012 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
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    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    From
    £1,995
    plus £1,012 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £1,012 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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Helping you choose the right funeral service

Compare our packages to decide which best suits your needs and preferences. Whether you're looking for a fully bespoke funeral with a service, a direct cremation, or anything in between, our expert team will be able to help.

Rest assured that both you and your loved one will receive the same, high quality of care that we pride ourselves on, regardless of which option you choose.
Your loved one will always:
  • Be treated with dignity and respect by all members of our team from the moment they come into our care
  • Rest peacefully in our climate-controlled mortuary
  • Be continually cared for in full adherence to their religious or cultural practice
Whichever package you choose, we will always provide advice and guidance on all aspects of the funeral. This includes liaising with the necessary third parties on your behalf. We will provide support with the administration and arrangement of the funeral, and will take care of the necessary paperwork for the funeral to legally proceed.
Service details
Our optional embalming service
Dressing your loved one in their own clothes
Visiting your loved one once they are in our care
The reception of your loved one into a home or place of worship prior to the funeral
The use of a hearse
The use of a limousine
A personalised funeral procession
An unlimited mourner attendance at the service (up to service venue capacity)
The attendance of a Funeral Director
The arrangement of services, such as arranging a minister, officiant and organist on your behalf
The organisation of additional services, like flowers, obituaries and the collection of donations on your behalf
A choice of committal location
The attendance of mourners at the committal
The delivery of ashes within 20 miles
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Additional cost for visits outside office hours
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Private ambulance
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To be organised between you and the crematorium
Attended Funeral
Available at an additional cost

Why choose A Spicer & Sons Funeral Directors?

Here at A Spicer & Sons, we recognise that the care of those left behind is just as important as the care we provide to the person who has died. Here’s why so many families choose us to arrange funeral services in Slough.
Emotional support, practical advice
At A Spicer & Sons Funeral Directors, we feel honoured to be there for you and your family at one of the most difficult times you will ever face. It’s more than a job to us – it’s our vocation.

Whenever you need us, no matter if it’s 3pm or 3am, we will be on hand to offer emotional support and practical advice on what to do if a loved one has sadly passed away.

Your dedicated funeral arranger will guide you through each step at your own pace, recognising that this is a very sensitive time.

This includes guidance on what paperwork is required, along with advice to ensure it is completed correctly and, where necessary, within a timely manner.

We will help you make informed decisions about the funeral and handle all arrangements on your behalf so that you can concentrate on the needs of yourself and your family.
Supporting family members at a funeral service
We’re very proud to be part of the diverse Slough community and welcome people of all faiths, cultures and beliefs into our care. We will treat your loved one with the same kindness and respect as if they were a member of our own family. Our highly experienced team, including arrangers, embalmers and operatives, are trained to the highest standards and will act in accordance with your specific wishes.

Your loved one will be collected in purpose-built specialist vehicles and will rest in peace in one of our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled facilities. We also have a wash and dress area in our funeral home.
Funeral procession at a woodland burial
Your funeral director will be available to talk by phone, email or in person, whichever is most convenient. They will not only take the time to build a relationship with you and your family, but they will also take the time to get to know your loved one and what they meant to you. Knowing who they were and the role they played in the family helps us support you in making informed decisions about each aspect of the funeral.

We will then liaise with all third parties and make the necessary arrangements on your behalf before helping you pass on the details to those who knew your loved one via an online Funeral Notice.
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We feel honoured to have been trusted to arrange countless funerals in Slough and wider Berkshire over the past decade. We’re proud to have helped so many families in our community and take every opportunity we can to give something back.

We support local events where possible and we’re always on hand to advise other public bodies on care for the deceased and bereaved. We never shirk our responsibilities and recognise what an important role we play for the people of Slough.
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Frequently asked questions

  • When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.


  • The average cost of a cremation funeral in the UK is £3,744. However, this will vary according to location and other factors. Talk to your local funeral director to get a better idea of costs for the type of service you require.


  • The average cost of a burial in the UK is £4,798. This comprises burial charges, minister or celebrant fees, and funeral director fees. This cost does vary by location, your local funeral director will be able to give you a better understanding of costs.


  • Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.


  • You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.


  • Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.