Funeral Fees

Arranging a funeral for our loved one can be overwhelming, Revel Funeral Care can offer to our clientele simplified funeral packages, as well as the more traditional or bespoke funerals to enable your loved one to have a respectful and dignified funeral service.

Traditional Funeral

  • Provision of our professional services, attending to all relevant and necessary documentation.
  • Provision of professional services, we will supervise and conduct the funeral arrangements in accordance with your instructions, Preparation of documentation and liaise with all external parties on your behalf; make all necessary disbursement payments prior to the funeral taking place. Includes the use of our private chapel of rest (by appointment only)
  • Bringing the deceased into our care within a 25-mile radius.
  • Deceased preparation, Caring, washing & dressing of your loved one. (embalming is an additional Service)
  • Arranging the funeral in our funeral home or in the comfort of your own home (by appointment),
  • The funeral to take place on a day and time of your own convenience.
  • Use of the chapel of rest within office hours.
  • Necessary staff on the day of the funeral.
  • Provision of a traditional black hearse, (Traditional Ceremonial vehicles also available in Silver or White).

£1620.00 plus disbursements*
The above price excludes the cost of a coffin.
Additional services available.

Download our Traditional Funeral Brochure

Simple Funeral

  • Provision of professional services, we will supervise and conduct the funeral arrangements in accordance with your instructions, Preparation of documentation and liaise with all external parties on your behalf; make all necessary disbursement payments prior to the funeral taking place.
  • Bringing the deceased into our care within a 25-mile radius (within office hours) out of hours is an additional £ 150.00.
  • Deceased preparation, Caring, washing & dressing of your loved one. (embalming is an additional Service)
  • Arranging the funeral at our funeral home.
  • The provision of a simple coffin, of our choice suitable for a cremation or burial.
  • Use of the chapel of rest within office hours. (by appointment only)
  • Necessary staff on the day of the funeral.
  • Provision of a hearse to transfer your loved one direct to the crematorium or burial ground.

£1750.00 plus disbursements*
Download our Simple Funeral Brochure

Stress Free Funeral

  • Provision of professional services, we will supervise and conduct the funeral arrangements in accordance with your instructions, Preparation of documentation and liaise with all external parties on your behalf; make all necessary disbursement payments prior to the funeral taking place.
  • Bringing the deceased into our care within a 25-mile radius (within office hours) out of hours is an additional £ 150.00.
  • Deceased preparation, Caring, washing & dressing of your loved one. (embalming is an additional Service)
  • Arranging the funeral in our funeral home.
  • The provision of a simple coffin, of our choice suitable for a cremation or burial.
  • Use of the chapel of rest within office hours (by appointment only).
  • Necessary staff on the day of the funeral.
  • Provision of a hearse to transfer your loved one to the crematorium or burial ground.
  • Provision of one limousine (seats 6 persons)
  • 30 copies of service sheets (simple traditional design including one photo)

£1995.00 plus disbursements*
Download our Stress Free Funeral Brochure

Our extended services: vehicles options, limousines, coffins, are not available with this option.
Flowers tributes, printing of service stationery, and publication in a local paper, we will be able to guide and advise you of these procedures.
Our fees are competitively priced, and we always endeavour to always meet your requirements and budget.

Prices are correct at the time; May 2021.

Direct Cremation Service also available.

Download our Direct Cremation Service Brochure

**Disbursements**

All our costs exclude disbursements, these are the fees we will pay on the client’s behalf to third party providers such as crematoriums, cemeteries, doctors, ministers, celebrants etc. These costs may vary and will be itemised individually on your estimate.

Below are some examples of local disbursements; prices correct as of 1st January 2020. 

  • ​Doctor’s Fees (if required) £164.00

Rugby

  • Rainsbrook Crematorium, Rugby £835.00. Saturday funeral – surcharge will apply.
  • Purchase of a grave in Rugby Borough Council Cemeteries, £1,200.00 (Purchase of Exclusive Rights of Burial for 50 years) + Interment Fees £800.00.

Coventry

  • ​Canley Crematorium, Coventry​ £916.00. Saturday funeral – surcharge will apply.

Leamington Spa

  • Oakley Woods Crematorium, Leamington Spa £1140.00. Saturday funeral – surcharge will apply.

Church Service £199.99 (additional charges may be applied for heating etc)

Burial of a body in a Churchyard following a funeral in Church £320.00.

Burial in Cemeteries vary depending on what Cemetery is chosen for your loved ones final resting place. (Double or Triple fees may apply if you are a non – resident)

Preparation of a grave in Churchyard or Local Cemetery – from £380.00 – £450.00

Church of England or Catholic Priest £199.00

Funeral Celebrant/ Humanist From £200.00.

Paying for the funeral

We respectfully request that 50% of the funeral costs as a deposit three days prior to the funeral taking place. This covers external fees which are payable in advance. Our invoice for the remaining balance will be issued 7 days after the funeral has taken place. If there is any part of the invoice you do not understand or agree with, please contact our funeral home who will be happy to help.

If you wish the invoice to be referred to a solicitor, please advise us as soon as possible to ensure that this information is added to our records. Should the balance of the account be outstanding after 14 days, interest of 2.5% per month will accrue. However, you remain responsible for the account being paid in accordance with our terms and conditions.

Payment by bank transferred is preferred, we can also except debit, credit card or cash.

Meeting the costs

If you think you cannot meet the costs of the funeral, you should discuss this with us at the time of arrangement. We have information on who may be eligible for the Social Fund and how to make a claim. Payment can only be authorised by the Department of Social Security (DWP) who will also decide the amount of payment. If you do not qualify for payment, we may be able to advise on other forms of assistance. Please remember that you are personally liable for any amount in excess of the agreed payment by the Department of Social Security (DWP), or indeed the whole invoice amount if a payment is not received.

Click this link HERE to read more from the DWP.

DWP Social Fund Funeral Expenses Payment for an adult

GOV.UK Bereavement Payment

Should you require further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are here for you.

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