We'll help arrange a direct cremation in Southend-on-Sea 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 017 0282 0131 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 Southend-on-Sea Funeral Specialist who’s with you from day one

Deeanna, a Funeral Specialist at Farewill Funeral Directors

A Southend-on-Sea 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 Southchurch, Leigh, Eastwood and beyond, they’ll listen to what you want and need, answer your questions and guide you through everything.

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017 0282 0131

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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017 0282 0131

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 Southend-on-Sea 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 Southchurch, Leigh, Eastwood 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.

Unique wake venues in Southend-on-Sea

Enjoy a quiet picnic in Southend Cliff Gardens, or take a stroll on Thorpe Bay Beach, as you celebrate your loved one on a day that you will cherish for years to come.

Where to scatter ashes in Southend-on-Sea

Take a stroll through some of Southend’s best nature reserves, wonder at the rare plants and birds, and scatter your loved one’s ashes in a meaningful place.

Memorial ideas in Southend-on-Sea

Pay tribute to your loved one with a dedicated rose bush, leaf of remembrance, or message in a book of remembrance in Southend-on-Sea.

Find Your Funeral Directors in Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea is an English town in Essex located on the north side of the Thames Estuary. The coastal town has developed from a small village to a large seaside town that now attracts more than 6 million visitors each year, with both locals and visitors holding Southend-on-Sea close to their hearts.

Southend-on-sea Borough Council is responsible for three cemeteries and the main town crematoria: Sutton Road Crematorium, a short distance from Jones Memorial Recreation Ground. The three cemeteries include Leigh Cemetery, Sutton Road Cemetery and North Road Burial Ground on London Road.

There are many landmarks and places of natural beauty should you consider holding a memorial service in Southampton, such as Southend Pier and Priory Park.  

How much does a funeral and cremation cost in Southend-on-Sea

The average cost of a funeral in Southend-on-Sea is around £4,800, 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 region. 

Areas we cover in Southend-on-Sea

We can arrange a meaningful cremation across Southend-on-Sea, including Southchurch, St Luke’s, St Laurence, Westborough, Thorpe, Westcliff-on-Sea, Asheldham, Ashingdon, Barling and Creeksea.

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 Southend-on-Sea.

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

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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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