Personal Service and Modest Fees

Whatever kind of funeral you need, whether it be a cremation, a burial or an unattended service, Harold Wood can offer friendly advice with local knowledge and expertise from seven decades of dedication. Our priority is not only to ensure you receive a service that is suited to your needs, but to provide you with the same care and advice as for a friend. That’s why our funeral packages are example prices only, so you can receive a personalised quote that offers you the best possible price for you and your loved ones. Please note that all example funeral packages are subject to third-party costs, illustrations of which are also given.

Third-Party Costs might include:

  • Venue for Service eg Church, Chapel
  • Priest or Celebrant
  • Limousines
  • Doctor’s cremation paper legal fees
  • Grave opening and purchase
  • Weekend or out of hours fees

Due to individual requirements as well as third-party costs, all final funeral package prices will be decided upon individual consultation. Please make sure to get in touch for a personal quote. All examples are with a simple dignified coffin unless otherwise specified, and traditional open coffin where possible (conditions apply).

CREMATION EXAMPLES BURIAL EXAMPLES
Unattended Cremation (no minister)
£700 plus 3rd party costs
Possibility of chapel of rest service
Inclusive Total from around £1200
Greenacres Very Early Simple
Woodland Burial

£2190 plus 3rd party costs
Inclusive Total from £4030 inc chapel service
Including 25 year lease of grave
Simple Very Early Cremation to 9.45am
£1890 plus 3rd party costs
Wheeled bier into crematorium
Inclusive Total from around £2570
Havering Resident Very Early Simple Burial
£2190 plus 3rd party costs
Inclusive Total from £3960, inc chapel service
Plus Grave purchase from £2132 if needed
Headstone removal is extra
Simple Mid Morning/Late Afternoon Cremation Mon-Thurs
£2390 plus 3rd party costs
Inclusive Total from around £3445
Redbridge Resident Very Early Simple Burial
£2190 plus 3rd party costs, eg Forest Park Cem
Inclusive Total from £3425, inc chapel service
Plus Grave purchase from £2260 if needed
Simple Weekday Middle of Day Cremation
Plus All Day Friday from 10am
£2390 plus 3rd party costs
Inclusive Total from around £3625
Chigwell Resident Very Early Simple Burial
£2190 plus 3rd party costs Chigwell Cemetery
Inclusive Total from £3273, inc church service
Plus Grave purchase £770 if needed
Headstone removal is extra
Traditional Weekday Mid Morning Cremation Mon-Thurs
From £3120 plus 3rd party costs
Includes:
Wood Veneer Coffin, Limousine for up 7 people, 50 x Order of Service, Embalming
Inclusive Total from around £4180
“Unpurchased” Burial
£2090 plus 3rd party costs
Total from £3765 Havering
Inclusive From £4012 City of London
Short graveside service,
Earlier time at our convenience

SPECIAL CASES

Babies’ and Children’s funerals up to age 17 – we do not charge basic company fees for local transportation, one limousine and hearse on a day and time which is convenient to ourselves.  Simple white coffins with silver coloured fittings and white interiors (rectangular caskets for babies) cost £300 all ages, which is usually covered by a non-means tested government grant applied for by ourselves.  For baby funerals not covered by this grant (stillbirths earlier than 24 weeks gestation), Directors will cover this cost.  Most crematoria do not charge fees.  Cemeteries apply for government grants to cover burial costs but local chapel fees might be payable.  Most ministers and celebrants will not usually charge fees.  £250 is charged for London hospital collections plus current rate Congestion and ULEZ charges.  Any fees are payable in advance.   Other coffins and caskets are available – brochures and prices on application which are subject to £300 reduction if death registration is achieved.

Funerals involving Homicides/Murder Cases – we do not charge basic company fees for meeting at a funeral service with our hearse, on a day and time which is convenient to ourselves.  Simple coffins at usual prices from £395.  Meeting at house, limousines, second service sites extra.  £250 is also charged for London hospital collections plus current rate Congestion and ULEZ charges.  Third party costs extra, all payable in advance.