2b Cross Street, Enderby,
Leicester, LE19 4NJ
0116 286 6858


112 Aylestone Lane, Wigston,
Leicester, LE18 1BA
0116 288 7979

Prices and Comparisons

Funeral services you can trust.

It is our aim to provide an outstanding level of Funeral Service at a fair price. We enable families to make an informed choice of which services they wish us to provide and ensure that all costs involved are fully explained.

Direct Cremation

A Direct Cremation package provides a collection of the deceased from the place of death, respectful and dignified care at our premises and a simple coffin for transport directly to the Crematorium in the following days.
This charge is inclusive of the Crematorium’s charges and the Doctor’s Cremation certificates.
Our charges for this type of service are £1,672
(£1,777 if the death occurs outside of office hours)
Following a direct Cremation, families can request to have their loved one’s Ashes delivered to them at an additional cost of £75.00.
Those who choose Direct Cremation because they do not wish to hold a traditional Funeral Service, may also wish to arrange a Memorial service at a later date.

Hearse Only Funeral

A Hearse only funeral includes;
Administration of the Funeral Arrangements, liaison with external agencies and service providers, completion of paperwork, preparation of the deceased and hygienic treatment if required, use of the Chapel of Rest, provision of four Bearers, payment of disbursements on client’s behalf, coordination and conducting of the Funeral on the day.
Collection of the deceased from the place of death and return to our private Chapel of Rest, where he/she will be cared for and prepared ready for viewing should friends and family wish to visit.
Provision of a Hearse and Bearer’s car to meet the Family and mourners at the chosen church, cemetery or crematorium for a Funeral Service and/or committal.
The arranging and conducting of the Funeral, following all your wishes in full.
An Oak Veneer ‘Warwick’ coffin (other coffin choices are available and listed below)

Our charges for this type of service are £1,920
(£2,025 if the death occurs outside of office hours)
Following a cremation, families may request to have their loved one’s Ashes collected from the crematorium and either arranged to be interred in a cemetery, scattered at a special place or returned to them, at an additional cost of £70.00. The attendance of your Funeral Director at an Ashes Interment is also included in this cost.


  • South Leicestershire Crematorium, funeral service at 9:00am or 10:00am – £825
  • between 11:00am and 5:00pm – £ 1,010
  • Great Glen Crematorium, funeral service at 8:30am or 9:30am – £715
  • between 10:30am and 4:30am – £935
  • Gilroes Crematorium – £898
  • Heart of England, Nuneaton – £1,070
  • Doctors Cremation Certificates (2 x £82) – £164
  • Service led by Church of England Minister – £199
  • Service led by Non-religious celebrant from – £190
  • For Cemetery Fees and Grave Preparation costs, please call us on 0116 2866858 (Enderby) or 0116 2887979 (Wigston)

Additional disbursements may include, not exclusively; church fees, organist hire, order of service booklets, newspaper notices in local and national papers, floral tributes, ashes interment cemetery fees, catering and wake services. Please call us for further, more detailed pricing, in relation to these available services.

Price Comparison - Traditional Funeral

Richard Ward Funeral Services Central England Co-op Funeral Services Blaby Dignity Caring Funerals
Transfer of Deceased £215 £340 In caring for dec'd
Care of Deceased In professional fee In professional fee £795
Preperation and Chapel In professional fee In professional fee In caring for dec'd
Hygenic Treatment In professional fee In professional fee In caring for dec'd
Professional Fee £950 £1,070 £1,615 (Includes FDs fee)
Bearers In professional fee In professional fee In appointment FDs fee
Hearse £250 £500 £395
Limousine £245 included with hearse £250
Least Expensive Coffin Warwick Stanford Exmoor
£465 £265 £190
Total £2,125 £2,175 £3,395
Cost Difference Best Value +£175 +£1,395
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Price Comparison - Simple Funeral

Our Price List

Coffin Type Price Professional
Hearse Limousine Price
Per Vehicle
Transfer of Deaceased
in Normal Hours
Total Cost of
Funeral Director Fees
Warwick £465 £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,125
Charnwood £530 £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,190
Bradgate £600 £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,260
Bosworth £675 £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,335
Swithland £700 £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,360
Traditional £1,165 £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,825
Wicker £800+ £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,460+
European Style £1,220+ £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,880+
Last Supper £1,180+ £950 £250 £245 £215 £2,825+
Caskets £1,850+ £950 £250 £245 £215 £3,510+
Richard Ward Funeral Services Central England Co-op Funeral Services Blaby Dignity Caring Funerals
A Simple Funeral
Removal Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Care of Deceased Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Professional Fee Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Bearers Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Hearse Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Simple Coffin Inclusive Inclusive Inclusive
Hygenic Treatment Inclusive £125 £150
Total £1,690 £1,795 £1,845
Cost Difference Best Value +£105 +£155

Additional Funeral Director Charges

  • Transfer of Deceased out of normal hours – £320
  • Collection, attendance, delivery of Ashes (doubled for weekends & bank hols) – £ 75
  • Temporary wooden marker for Grave, with plate: Small – £60, Large – £90
  • Digging and preparing Cremated Remains plot (Doubled for weekends & Bank hols) – £ 90
  • Evening reception into Church (Hearse and staff) – £540
  • Sunday reception into Church (Hearse and Staff) – £595
  • Normal Hours Reception into Church (Hearse and Staff) – £380
  • Taking Deceased home normal hours (doubled out of normal hours) – £200
  • Additional Bearers (over 4) as required to safely shoulder bear the Coffin in hours @ £ 45 each
  • Headstone removal – £110
  • Headstone and Kerb removal – £300
  • Bearers car on ‘Hearse only’ Funerals and all Church Service Funerals – £100
  • Additional mileage (over radius of 20 miles) transfers and Funerals per vehicle mile – £2
  • Saturday Funeral additional charge – £420
  • Body Storage over 3 weeks, per additional week – £10

Simplicity and Containers

A Simplicity Funeral including a Simple Coffin is available excluding disbursements priced at £1,820.00 

This type of Funeral is a set format. Please ask the Funeral Arranger for further details.

Caskets and Containers Price
Traditional Oak and Modern Oak £95
Classic Casket £100
Scatter Tube (Large) £38