Traditional funerals

Our traditional funerals include the following:

Our Professional Service Charge

Arranging and dealing with all third parties, local authorities, clergy, doctors,
Completion of all documents and necessary administration,
Director Daniel or Sarah to oversee every element of the arrangements including placing newspaper announcements, arranging floral tributes, preparation of printed Orders of Service, providing and arranging all music requests and handling of charitable donations
Provision of our Director Daniel to conduct the ceremony on the day,

Funeral Vehicles

Jaguar Daimler Hearse with one Daimler following limousine including provision of bearers as required, where service and burial or cremation takes place at the same location.

Transfer, Care and Preparation

To transfer your loved one into our care during normal working hours to our Chapels of Rest at our Funeral Home, up to 10 running miles
Complete Care and Preparation to your loved one, with hair washing and styling and application of make-up for our ladies, if desired, including the option to visit, should you wish to, in our Chapel of Rest, the working day before the funeral within normal working hours

Provision of a coffin

A high quality coffin made in veneered light oak and satin lined in a choice of colours

Providing all of the above services to you and your loved one for £ 1995.00

Disbursement costs

You must add “Disbursement”costs, which are fees paid to third parties on your behalf and are to be paid prior to the funeral taking place.

  • Sutton Coldfield Crematorium – correct as from 16/09/2021 – £ 825.00
  • Streetly Crematorium – correct as from 16/09/2021 – £905.00
  • Woodlands Crematorium – correct as from 16/09/2021 – £ 790.00
  • Perry Barr Crematorium – correct as from 16/09/2021 – £924.00

Visual Tribute / Webcasts – prices on request

Minister or officiant : from £200.00

Doctors’ fee if applicable : £82.00 each

  • Sutton New Hall Cemetery new Lawn with header grave for two, for a resident of Birmingham, including exclusive right of burial and interment : £ 3499.00
  • Sutton New Hall Cemetery new Traditional grave, for a resident of Birmingham, including exclusive right of burial and interment : £ 3301.00
  • Streetly Cemetery new Lawn grave for two, for a resident of Walsall, including exclusive right of burial and interment : £3699.00
  • Woodlands Cemetery new Lawn grave for two, for a resident of Solihull, including exclusive right of burial and interment : £

Additional items may need to be added, or chosen as an extra service, are:
Additional Limousine or Hearse each £300.00
Horse Drawn White or Black Hearse and pair of horses £ 995.00
Additional mileage charge where applicable, per vehicle over 10 running miles £2 per mile.
Transfer back into our care from a Coroner’s Mortuary during normal hours and up to 10 running miles if we have previously moved from the place of their passing to our funeral home £150.00
Transfer of your loved one into our care outside of usual working hours or over the weekend £ 295.00
Transfer of your loved one home, the night before the funeral, or the morning prior £ 295.00
Provision of a temporary wooden grave marker £85.00
Embalming, if requested £ 125.00
Printed Orders of Service with four photographs £ 2.50 each (min print of 30)
Removal of Lawn Memorials and storage £ 195.00
Removal of Kerb Sets and storage £ 395.00
Coffin upgrades – prices on request
Deed Loss or Transfer of Ownership – prices on request

Please note: no further amendments can be made to our Traditional Funeral.