Arrange a simple cremation without a funeral service

We take care of the cremation and hand-deliver your loved one’s ashes so you can arrange a memorial at a time that’s right for you.

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Experts in cremation

When it comes to arranging a funeral, it’s important to do right by your loved one. Our team has decades of experience helping people deal with life’s toughest moments, and we’re also proud partners of the Fair Funerals Pledge and The Natural Death Centre.

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I never knew there were companies out there as professional and caring during our sad times as Farewill. The whole process from start to finish was flawless.

Nikki, Barnsley

Fixed-fee cremation costs

Our price
inc. VAT
  1. + £82 if there are doctor’s fees
  2. + £250 for complex collections

    A complex collection is where a doctor needs to be called out.

    Call us on 020 3966 3935 and we can tell you if this applies to you with just a few questions.

How much does a funeral cost in the UK?

The average cost of a funeral in the UK is around £4,800. Most of this is usually for the funeral director’s fee, but things like flowers, cars and catering can also add to the cost. By focusing on the cremation only, our simple, affordable service allows you to plan a more personal memorial that’s right for you and your family.

What are your payment options?

We usually require payment in full upfront but please give us a call if you need to discuss alternatives.

How our cremation service works

Our simple cremation service (sometimes called ‘direct cremation’) covers everything from collecting your loved one to hand-delivering their ashes to your door – and you can arrange it all over the phone.


We collect your loved one

We collect your loved one from anywhere in England or Wales and transport them to our crematorium, working with doctors and nurses to deal with all the necessary paperwork.


We carry out a private cremation

Our highly-experienced team carry out a simple cremation without a funeral service, allowing you to spend more time planning a memorial with your family.


We hand-deliver their ashes

We deliver your loved one’s ashes in a simple, cardboard urn. You can then arrange your own, personal memorial service before displaying the ashes or scattering them at sea.

Every life is unique. Why should funerals be any different?

Our simple cremation service gives you the freedom to remember your loved one’s life in your own way. After receiving the ashes, you could hire the town hall, take a family trip to the beach or you could even host a celebration in your own garden. It really is up to you.

“Mum would have hated a formal funeral, so we had a family picnic in her favourite park and raised a glass of wine in her honour.”

The perfect way to say goodbye

Here are some of the most popular ways people celebrate their loved ones after receiving their ashes.

Scattered at sea

Visit their favourite beach or beauty spot and scatter their ashes into the wind.

Commemorative jewellery

Turn their ashes into a ring, cufflinks or a sparkling pendant that you can keep forever.

Memorial fireworks

Create fireworks from their ashes and send them off with a bang.

How to arrange a cremation

Our cremation specialist, Matt Morgan, has created a comprehensive guide to answer any questions you may have about arranging a cremation for your loved one.

Top questions about arranging a cremation

Got any other questions?

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