From a simple service at your local crematorium, to a memorial picnic on Midsummer Common, we’ll help you create a beautiful send-off that's right for you and your family.

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Honour their memory

No two people are the same, and no two funerals are either. We’ll work with you to create a bespoke funeral, so you can say goodbye your way.

Get dedicated support

If you know exactly what they wanted, or you’re not sure where to start, we’ll arrange something that feels right for you and your loved ones.

Choose what’s right for you

We’ll help you find a venue nearby and coordinate everything on the day. If you’d like a memorial or reception, we’ll give you some ideas for those too.

A Cambridge Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Tink, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

A Cambridge Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Losing a loved one is hard. To make things a little easier, we'll pair you up with someone in our team.

With experience across Petersfield, Romsey, Coleridge and beyond, they’ll listen to what you want and need, and answer your questions. Your dedicated specialist will guide you through from planning, to the day of the funeral itself.

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How we’ll help you

Our prices start from £1,200 for a direct cremation and £1,680 for a funeral service. You can add what’s important to you and leave out what’s not. We’ll always talk through how much something costs before you make any decisions.

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We’ll listen to what kind of funeral you’d like

  • Find a beautiful venue in Cambridge
  • Give you a choice of transport, coffins, flowers and urns
  • Personalise the service with music, memories and readings. We can also give you a guide to planning your own memorial

We’ll do the admin, so you have more time with your family

  • Book the crematorium and arrange transport for your loved one
  • Pay any doctor’s fees and complete all the paperwork
  • Recommend local celebrants (if you’d like someone to lead the service)

We'll make sure everything goes smoothly on the day

  • Transport your loved one to the crematorium
  • Be available whenever you need, to support your and answer any questions
  • Return your loved ones ashes, or scatter them for you if you’d prefer

Find the perfect place to say goodbye

We’ll help you find a crematorium in Petersfield, Romsey, Coleridge or somewhere nearby, whether you have a venue in mind, or want to talk through your options. We’ll also suggest places where you can hold a memorial, reception, or scatter the ashes, depending on what’s right for you and your family.

Crematorium

Cam Valley Crematorium

Field Farm Dr, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden CB10 1FE

The chapel here is light and spacious, finished in natural stone and oak, with picture windows along both sides – to frame the beautiful scenery beyond. The nearest station is Great Chesterford, or there's plenty of parking in the grounds.

The chapel here is light and spacious, finished in natural stone and oak, with picture windows along both sides – to frame the beautiful scenery beyond. The nearest station is Great Chesterford, or there's plenty of parking in the grounds.

Crematorium

Cam Valley Crematorium

Field Farm Dr, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden CB10 1FE

The chapel here is light and spacious, finished in natural stone and oak, with picture windows along both sides – to frame the beautiful scenery beyond. The nearest station is Great Chesterford, or there's plenty of parking in the grounds.

The chapel here is light and spacious, finished in natural stone and oak, with picture windows along both sides – to frame the beautiful scenery beyond. The nearest station is Great Chesterford, or there's plenty of parking in the grounds.

Crematorium

Cambridge City Crematorium

Huntingdon Rd, Cambridge CB3 0JJ

This crematorium has its home on a peaceful site brimming with wildlife. Think beautiful landscaped gardens, natural woodland, and tranquil water areas. It's located 5 miles from the centre of Cambridge, off the A1307.

This crematorium has its home on a peaceful site brimming with wildlife. Think beautiful landscaped gardens, natural woodland, and tranquil water areas. It's located 5 miles from the centre of Cambridge, off the A1307.

We met up with family and said goodbye together in our way. The way mum wanted. Fantastic value, fantastic staff, fantastic company that’s with you every step of the way.

Jenny, who arranged a funeral with farewill

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Planning your own reception or memorial

Having a reception after the funeral service, or arranging a memorial, can give you the chance to come together with friends and family and celebrate your loved one’s life. If this is something you’re considering, these ideas from our team could help you get started.

Where to scatter ashes in Cambridge

Enjoy a boat ride out on the River Cam, take a peaceful walk through the city's remembrance garden or visit the Milton Country Park to scatter your loved one’s ashes at a meaningful place in Cambridge.

Memorial ideas in Cambridge

Pay tribute to your loved one with a dedicated memorial bench in Cambridge University Botanic Garden, plant a tree at their favourite Cambridge park in their honour, or support The Wildlife Trust by buying an engraved leaf in their name.

Unique wake venues in Cambridge

Celebrate the life of your loved one by cheering for Cambridge United at Abbey Stadium, gathering friends for a picnic under the trees at Cambridge University Botanic Garden, or by enjoying an afternoon tea while cruising down the River Cam.

Find Your Funeral Directors in Cambridge

Cambridge is an English university city on the River Cam in the East of England. There are a number of churches and places of worship in the city, such as Great St Mary’s Church, designed by Historic England is a Church of England parish. The city also has many Roman Catholic churches, including the English Martyrs Church on Hills Road.

Cambridge has several cemeteries and crematoria, such as the Cambridge Crematorium on Hunting Road, which features two chapels and a large garden where you can scatter ashes. The nearby Huntingdon Road Cemetery features traditional, secular and lawned plots and includes a green burial site.

There are also many places of natural beauty should you consider scattering your loved one’s ashes in Cambridge, such as the River Cam.

How much does a funeral and cremation cost in Cambridge

The average cost of a funeral in Cambridge is around £5,078, but costs can vary depending on the type of funeral you wish to arrange. This is one of the highest costs for funeral services in the East of England area, and the cost has risen 10.5% in the last few years.

Areas we cover in Cambridge

We can arrange a meaningful funeral service across Cambridgeshire, including Abbey, Castle, Coleridge and West Chesterton.

We will provide a funeral specialist that’s with you from day one. We'll help you find a crematorium in Arbury, East Chesterton, Newham, Trumpington, or nearby. We’ll also suggest places of significance where you can hold a memorial service to scatter the ashes.

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Create a meaningful funeral today

We’ve helped thousands of families deal with life’s toughest moments, and we’re here to support you whenever you need.

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