We'll help arrange a direct cremation in Exeter for someone who's died. This is a funeral without a service and keeps costs low. You can arrange a simple cremation with us from £895

Or call 013 9291 4102 to talk things through

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 for a memorial, or give you ideas on other ways to say goodbye, like where to scatter their ashes.

An Exeter Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

An Exeter 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 Newton and St Leonard's, Heavitree, St David's, Dudyard and St James, St Thomas and beyond, they’ll listen to what you want and need, answer your questions and guide you through everything.

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How we’ll help you

Our prices start from £895 for a direct cremation (without a service), including the crematorium fee, a simple urn and oak veneered coffin. You can also choose from our selection of urns for scattering and display.

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We arrange the cremation

We’ll bring your loved one to our chapel or rest and look after them there while we complete all the paperwork and arrange the cremation date.

On the day of the cremation

We’ll transport them to a local crematorium in Exeter and carry out a cremation you don’t attend. We’re always available if you need a chat.

We hand-deliver their ashes

We deliver your loved one’s ashes in a simple urn, or scatter them for you. We also offer a choice of urns for display or scattering, including planting and water scattering.

Find the perfect place to say goodbye

We’ll help find the perfect place for a memorial service or to scatter your loved one’s ashes in Newton and St Leonard's, Heavitree, St David's, Dudyard and St James, St Thomas or nearby.

Whether you have something in mind or want to talk through your options, our funeral experts will support you in finding a place that reflects the person you love.

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

Instead of a funeral service, 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.

Memorial ideas in Exeter

Pay tribute to your loved ones by entering their name into the Book of Remembrance at East Devon Crematorium, dedicate a plaque to them, or plant a tree in their name.

Unique wake venues in Exeter

Enjoy the art and history at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, or walk through the River Exe County Park, enjoy a picnic and celebrate the life of your loved one.

Where to scatter ashes in Exeter

Walk along the river banks of the River Exe, spend some time on Sandy Bay Beach or East Devon AONB to scatter your loved one’s ashes in a place that was special to them.

Find Your Funeral Directors in Exeter 

Exeter is a city in southwest England sitting on the River Exe. Since the Roman era, the city has been an integral part of the country with many landmarks of its long history remaining. You can still visit Exeter Cathedral, the Castle, or experience the culture at one of their many museums and galleries. 

Exeter is also home to several churches including the Riverside Church, Vineyard Church, and Rediscover Church. These churches are all wonderful places to celebrate the life of your loved one. There are also a few cemeteries and crematoriums such as Higher Cemetery and Exeter and Devon Crematorium where the well-maintained gardens offer a chance to create a lasting memorial for the person who’s died.

There are also many places of natural beauty should you consider scattering your loved one’s ashes in Exeter, such as Sandy Bay Beach and the River Exe.

How much funerals and cremations cost in Exeter 

The average cost of a funeral in Exeter is roughly £4,150. Cremation with a service is cheaper, costing on average £3,800, and burial will set you back around £4,500. These prices are in line with the average across the whole of the UK.

It’s worth noting that the price of a funeral can vary depending on the type of funeral you choose to arrange. You could expect to pay a lot less with a direct cremation.

There are several funeral services available in Exeter including burials, natural burials, and direct cremation. We’ll help you arrange a meaningful direct cremation in Exeter.

Areas we cover in Exeter 

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across Exeter, including Digby, Foxhayes, Alphington, Redhells, St Thomas and Pennslyvania.

We’ll bring your loved one into our care, no matter the distance, arrange the cremation and hand-deliver their ashes back to you anywhere in Exeter. Our local experts can also help you find somewhere to hold a memorial service in Exeter.

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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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