Funeral Options & Pricing

The below prices are shown as an inclusive figure for a traditional funeral so it's clear to see what the expected cost will be. A breakdown can be found further down this page. Alternative options are of course available and can be discussed by calling us on 01904622746.
Being a small, family business we are proud to be able to keep our costs low with no compromise on service or care.

Our CMA Standardised price list can be found at the bottom of this page.

Attended Cremation Funeral

Our Attended Funeral is tailored to your requirements. 

The below price includes the hearse and personnel for the day of the funeral, a traditional oak effect coffin (alternative options are available), visits to the chapel of rest and support & guidance throughout the arrangements.

Cremation fees* and a minister or celebrant to take the service are also included. Limousines are charged at an additional £180 per vehicle.

£2900

Optional additions such as floral tributes, obituary notices, order of service and catering can all be arranged by us but the cost for these is not included. 

The average casket spray is £115, an obituary notice in The Press varies on wording but the most popular box size is £140.52, order of service are charged at £1 per copy and our trusted caterer offers buffet menus starting at £5.50 per head. Should you wish to discuss this further please call us on 01904622746 or email reception@darleyfunerals.co.uk for more information and a detailed estimate of costs.

 

*Where doctors fees are not required £82.00 will be deducted.

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Unattended Cremation Service

Recently made more popular following the funeral of David Bowie, the Unattended Cremation Service is an option for those who do not want a funeral ceremony, or prefer to have a memorial service with the ashes instead.

This options includes everything required for a cremation to take place, the care of your loved one is not compromised in any way. A simple coffin is provided and the cremation will take place at a crematorium of our choice, using a suitable vehicle. You will be informed the date of the event but will not have the option to attend the funeral.

Unlike some funeral service providers, we will never stop anyone visiting their loved one, so use of our private chapel of rest during office hours is also included. 

All third party fees are included in this price*

£1500.00

*Where doctors fees are not required, £82.00 will be deducted.

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Attended Burial Funeral

When arranging a burial estimating the costs is a little bit more difficult due to the variations between cemeteries and service venues. This option includes all of our services that are included in the above Cremation option, these amount to £1650.

Based on a service in Huntington Church, followed by a burial in New Lane (Huntington) Cemetery the estimated total is £2930 or a single grave, and £3156 for a double grave.

A service in York Cemetery Chapel followed by burial in York Cemetery is £3965

A service in Fulford Church followed by burial in Fulford Cemetery (for a York Resident) is £4010 for a single grave, and £4080 for a double grave.

A breakdown of cemetery fees can be found below. Please call us on 01904622746 or email reception@darleyfunerals.co.uk for more information and a detailed estimate of costs.

Additional Services

Additional Limousines £180

Embalming £100

Willow/ Wicker Coffin £595

Cardboard Coffin £225

Horse Drawn Hearse £700

Land Rover Hearse £595

Ashes Caskets from £50

Obituary Notice in The Press £140 (average)

Floral Spray from £45

Floral Casket Spray from £115

Floral Letters (e.g MUM) £40 per letter

Order of Service from £1 per copy

          

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Examples of Third Party Payments

(otherwise known as disbursements)

York Crematorium -£943

Ministers Fee* - £209

Non religious celebrant* - £200

Doctors cremation paperwork - £82

York Cemetery Chapel Hire - £170

Q Church Hire - £200

Church of England Church Service - £300

Catholic Church Service - £180

Organist - £80

Live Streaming of a service - £37.50 - £95

A new single grave in Huntington Cemetery including the grave preparation (Huntington Residents Only) - £906

A new single grave York in Cemetery including the grave preparation - £1995

A new single grave in Fulford Cemetery including the grave preparation - £1591 for Fulford Residents/ £1980 for York Residents

*These fees can vary depending on the parish or celebrant and do not include a service in church.

Please note that we ask for all third party payments to be paid in advance of the funeral, if this could be a problem please call us to discuss any options available.

CMA Standard Price List

Due to changes in the regulation of funeral directors from September 2021 we are required by law to display a standardised price list, provided by the Competition & Marketing Authority. Please find this below.

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