Direct Cremation - The Right Choice for You?


Direct Cremations are an affordable alternative to a full-service funeral, without reducing the quality of service. It can be arranged quickly and with minimal hassle it includes a simple coffin, fees for doctor’s papers, collection and care of your loved one and transportation to the crematorium for the deceased.

What is a direct cremation?

A direct cremation is a choice for people who do not want a traditional memorial service. It offers a low-cost funeral that allows you say goodbye in a simple and fuss-free way.

This means it is free of the elements some people consider not needed when saying goodbye, such as a minister, procession, limousines and pallbearers. It does not, however, reduce the amount of care that we put in during this time, for your loved one. No corners are cut, and we still uphold the highest of standards.

A direct cremation means many Funeral Director's services are not needed the service is organised by a loved one of the deceased. Many people choose to hold a memorial event or celebration of life to commemorate the life of the person who has sadly passed away, at a separate location.

Direct Cremation is one of the lowest cost funeral options. It avoids the need for additional costs incurred in a traditional funeral service. It makes things easier for your loved ones in this difficult time.

What are the benefits of a direct cremation?
  • A direct cremation is cheaper than a traditional funeral
  • You can say goodbye to your loved one in your own way, without being tied to tradition or ceremony
  • Your loved one receives a cremation carried out with care and respect
  • No compromise on quality, it’s the same high standard of funeral service
How does a direct cremation work?

A direct cremation involves no formal funeral service. It is usually unattended but, in the case of family-led funerals, can include a few people at the funeral home.

We have an experienced dedicated team and offer a fast response 24 hour a day service, and are available to answer any questions or give any advice you may need.