We'll help arrange a direct cremation in Poole 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 012 0213 9314 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.

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

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

A Poole 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 Broadstone, Merley and Bearwood, Oakdale, Canford Cliffs, Penn Hill 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 Poole 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 Broadstone, Merley and Bearwood, Oakdale, Canford Cliffs, Penn Hill 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 Poole

Pay tribute to your loved one with an entry in Poole Crematorium’s Book of Remembrance, or by placing a memorial plaque on an existing bench in the crematorium grounds.

Unique wake venues in Poole

Pay a visit to Kingston Lacy at Brownsea Island, enjoy a picnic at Harbourside Park, or take in the 14th-century architecture of Scaplen’s Court as you celebrate the life of your loved one.

Where to scatter ashes in Poole

Enjoy a picnic at Sandbanks Beach, pay a visit to the Dorset AONB, or marvel at Agglestone at the Studland and Godlingston Heath Nature Reserve to scatter your loved one’s ashes in a place that is special to them.

Find Your Funeral Directors in Poole

Poole is a coastal town in Dorset, England that is known for its large harbour and sandy beaches. Dorset’s Old Town is known for its Georgian houses, while the Poole Museum is separated into 4 buildings, each dedicated to local history. Boats head south to Brownsea Island, which is close by from Poole Harbour. Brownsea Island is a mainly wooded area with plenty of walking trails and is home to elusive red squirrels. It is also home to Brownsea Castle, which has been turned into a private hotel in recent years.

There are a few cemeteries and crematoriums in Poole such as Branksome Cemetery, Broadstone Cemetery, Parkstone Cemetery, Poole Cemetery, and Poole Crematorium located on Gravel Hill. 

Poole Quay and Poole Harbour attract many visitors to Poole, and are favourite spots among the locals too. The Quay has beautiful views across the harbour to Brownsea Island, and here you can take the harbour cruise to the island from the quayside or even stay at the Quay and visit a tall ship, or enjoy a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants. Meanwhile, the harbour is lined with yachts, luxury motor cruisers, and fishing boats, and is the largest natural harbour in Europe. It is internationally recognized, and as well as playing host to numerous international sailing competitions, it is also full of wildlife. 

There are many places of natural beauty should you consider scattering your loved one’s ashes in Poole.

How Much Funerals and Cremations Cost in Poole

The average cost of a funeral in Poole is roughly £4,675. Cremation with a service is cheaper, costing on average £4,200, and burial will set you back around £5,985. These prices are higher than the average cost of a funeral in 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 services available from funeral directors in Poole including burials, natural burials, and cremation. We’ll help you arrange a meaningful direct cremation in Poole.

Areas We Cover in Poole

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across Poole, including, Broadstone, Merley and Bearwood, Oakdale, Canford Cliffs and Penn Hill.

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 Poole.

Our local experts can also help you find somewhere to hold a memorial service in Poole.

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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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