Funeral Costs

As an Independent Funeral Director we believe in transparency of our costs with no hidden fees, we will work to your needs and provide an affordable, respectful service.

 

We ask that disbursements are paid before the day of the funeral and we allow a 14 day invoice period following the funeral.

Our Costs

Professional Fees £850.00
Arranging & administration of the funeral; advice & guidance on registration & completion of statutory documents. Liaison with third parties & making payments on your behalf; assistance with charitable donations & floral tributes. Attendance of Funeral Director & necessary staff on the day.

Care of the deceased £395.00
Provision of appropriate vehicle & staff for the removal of the deceased into our care, preparation and dressing.

Hearse £405.00
Use of the hearse for up to 2 hours.

Basic Coffin £325.00
Wood veneer mounted on medium density fibreboard.

Total £1975.00
Including basic coffin

Disbursements

Doctors Fee £164.00
For completion of cremation papers.

Minister/Celebrant £220.00
Fees shown as an approximation.

Cemetery Fees Varies on cemetery

Crematorium

Mortlake £620.00
40 minute service

Breakspear £649.00
30 minute service

Chilterns £650.00
40 minute service

Slough £820.00 (resident)

GreenAcres Chilterns £650.00
In 72 acres of mature Woodland 60 minute service

West London Crematorium £685.00
45 minute service.

Most crematoria offer early morning services at a reduced fee, please ask.

Other

Direct Respectful Cremation £995.00*
*Not including disbursements

This service is for families who require a simple service which includes a basic coffin and its transport to a crematorium of our choice & time in our private ambulance. These services are normally first thing in the morning and are non-attended.

Optional Extras

Limousine £395.00
6 seater limousine for up to 2.5 hours.

Vehicle over time £50.00
Per hour after the allotted vehicle use time.

Out of Hours Removal £95.00
After 5pm and before 8:30am

Church Fee £200.00 approx.

Organist £100.00 approx.

Orders of Service £40.00
Based on 30 copies, 4 pages.

Floral tributes Various

Church/Home Place in £590.00
Provision of hearse & staff for church reception the night before funeral or resting at home prior to funeral.

Horses £1200.00
Based on a pair of black horses, other configurations available.

Doves £165.00
Arranging the release of 1 white dove with each extra dove £25.00

Embalming £175.00

Testimonials

Paul has looked after my family three times including my late Husband Paul Daniels. I didn't hesitate in calling Paul, I knew everything would be under control. Finding the right funeral director is not easy, Paul was fantastic & took over everything at such a traumatic time, he thought of everything.

-- Debbie McGee

Everything was beautiful and Paul was excellent. I loved the way he stopped the traffic on Dad's final journey. The flowers looked so perfect, proud and dignified - like Dad.

-- H. Lear

Simply The Best! The compassion & professionalism was exceptional Paul Morse guided us with empathy all the way and after the funeral too.

-- Debbie McGee

Morse Funeral Services helped my family give our father a wonderful send-off. Paul Morse was the perfect funeral director, arranging everything to our needs, including stunning flowers and a dignified service that our father would have been proud of.

-- B. Rix

I would like to thank & highly recommended Paul and Morse Funeral Services for my mother's funeral which was handled in a compassionate, personal and professional manner.

-- B. Sones

Paul handled our funeral with the greatest respect and finest aplomb. Coming to our home made the anxiousness fade away, I would have hated to sit in a funeral parlour to discuss my mother at such a painful and agonising time.

-- Ms. Bruce

Morse Funeral Services provided a 5 star service for my father's funeral. From the first call and home visit to the day of the funeral the professionalism and caring support shown by Morse Funeral Services made a very difficult time manageable.

Thank you from the bottom of my heart Paul for making me feel, in your treatment of my Dad, that he was as special to you as he is and will always be to me.

-- M. Byrne

The most professional and complete service we could have wished for. Caring, considerate and understanding of a family’s needs.

-- G. Baldwin

Paul took care of me and my family when my mum passed away. He struck the right balance between professionalism and sensitivity and made the whole experience far more bearable.

-- C. Edwards

Paul arranged my mother’s funeral and it was a perfect tribute to her. He made the arranging of it easy and comfortable. He was kind, calm & professional and made all the family feel secure.

-- I. Norton

Paul showed great compassion & gave great advice and direction to our family at a very difficult time. Being able to come to our family home, made things a lot easier when planning our Nan’s funeral

-- Mrs H. Brown