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Traditional Funeral Service


Our traditional funeral service allows you to bespoke your loved one’s funeral to your exact requirements. The service takes place at a date, time and location of your choosing.

Our professional fees of £1,800 include the following:

  • Arrangement and administration of the funeral.
  • Removal of deceased into our care within 20 miles of our premises in Broomfield, Chelmsford during office hours.
  • Care and preparation of your loved one at our premises.
  • Hearse transfer to a local crematorium with our
  • Funeral Conductor and four bearers in attendance.
  • The number of mourners will be advised during the funeral arrangement.


Associated funeral costs:

  • Coffin selection from – £450
  • Doctors fees – £82 – 164
  • Celebrant fees – from £225
  • Ministers fees – from £199
  • Keepsake Order of Service Sheets – from £98
  • Limousine – £225

Crematorium fees:

  • Chelmsford Crematorium – £895
  • Bentley Crematorium (Brentwood) – £999
  • Three Counties Crematorium (Braintree) – £999
  • Bowers Gifford Crematorium (Pitsea) – £1,015
  • Cam Valley Crematorium (Saffron Walden) – £880
  • Forest Park Crematorium (Hainault) – £995
  • Southend Crematorium – £840


Cemetery fees:

  • Chelmsford Cemetery – Writtle Road
    Exclusive Right of Burial Purchase – from £1,400
    Interment Fees – from £796
  • Old Park Meadow Natural Burial Ground
    Exclusive Right of Burial Purchase – from £1,650
    Interment Fees – from £625

Further details about this package:

  • We understand that a full and formal funeral service may not be required. Due to the rising costs of a cremation, you may decide to hold a memorial service at a time and place that suits you.
  • Please inform us if your loved one is heavier than 17 stone as we will need to provide extra staff for safe and dignified transfer into our care.
  • If your loved one is over 21 stone or 6’6″ in height, an additional fee of £390 will be applied for a specially-ordered coffin and additional bearing staff.
  • Payment terms –  A 50% deposit is required prior to the funeral and the balance is required 7 days after the service.

To discuss your options, contact Secure Haven Funeral Directors to arrange a visit at our offices in Broomfield, Chelmsford or in the privacy of your own home.