* Additional Charges – Any additional charges will be discussed with you at the time of arrangements.

Collection from Private residence or care home by our team will incur an additional charge of £145.

Prices are valid from April 2018 but may be subject to change without notice.


Please note that these Direct Funerals are specified to provide a straightforward, affordable funeral, and as such there are a number of services that are EXCLUDED from this arrangement. These exclusions include, but are not limited to:

  • Viewing the deceased in the Chapel of Rest.
  • Providing Orders of Service.
  • Listing of names and placing funeral notices/reports in local newspapers.
  • Handling of charity donations.
  • Extension of credit with regard to payment of our account; settlement will be required in full prior to the funeral taking place.
  • Neither of these funerals includes any form of memorialisation, however this may be arranged directly with the crematorium or burial ground afterwards.
  • Additional costs will be required in the following circumstances:
    • Where collection of the deceased is required out of hours, or from care homes and private residences.
    • If an interior coffin size larger than 6’2” x 22” (1.88m x 0.56m) is required.
    • If a pacemaker is to be removed for cremation.
    • Delivery of ashes to residence outside of the Somerset, Dorset, Devon area.
    • In these cases, we will be pleased to give you a quotation based on your specific circumstances.

About us

The Direct Funeral Company was established after a rise in consumer demand for simple, no fuss affordable funerals.

You can be assured that your wishes are carried out by a team of caring and dedicated and qualified professionals. They will guide you through each stage and are on hand 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Our simple and clear pricing structure helps our families make an informed decision on the services they require and the costs involved.

Our statement

We are a Somerset based funeral director dedicated in providing families in Somerset, Dorset and Devon with simple, affordable and local direct funerals.

We provide an alternative choice to a Traditional Funeral where no formal service is required or cost is an issue.

Contact us

For more information call us on:

01935 310293