Direct

Cremation

£1300.00

A direct cremation is an unattended cremation without a funeral service at South Shields Crematorium

South Shields Branch – Funeral without a Ceremony Plan Detailed Breakdown

Simple Farewell

Funeral

£2258.00

A service for families wanting to attend a very simple funeral at the crematorium or the graveside

South Shields Branch – Funeral without a Ceremony Plan Detailed Breakdown

Traditional Farewell

Funeral

£3150.00

Includes Our professional fees, Dr’s Fees, Cremation fee, Humanist Minister, Mercedes Hearse, One Limousine, Use of Chapels of rest with viewing, Bearers, Penshaw Coffin

South Shields Branch – Funeral without a Ceremony Plan Detailed Breakdown

Standardised Price List

South Tyneside

All funeral directors are legally required to publish this Price List for a standardised set of products and services. This is to help you think through your options and make choices, and to let you compare prices between different funeral directors (because prices can vary)

ATTENDED FUNERAL (Funeral Directors charges only)                                                                                                                                                                                          £1,535

This is a funeral where family and friends have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person at the same time as their burial or cremation

Taking care of all necessary legal and administrative arrangements.                                                                                                                                                                    £750

Collecting and transporting the deceased person from the place of death (normally within
15miles of the funeral director’s premises) into the funeral directors care.                                                                                                                                                          £100

Care of the deceased person before the funeral in appropriate facilities. The deceased person will be kept at Tynedale Family Funeral Directors, South Shields,  Hebburn or Jarrow Branches.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           £50

Providing a suitable coffin – This will be LifeArt Low Emissions Board.                                                                                                                                                                £250

Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director
(where viewing is requested by the customer)                                                                                                                                                                                                           £125

At a date and time you agree with the funeral director, taking the deceased person direct to the
agreed cemetery or crematorium (normally within 20 miles of the funeral director’s premises) in a hearse or other appropriate vehicle.                                               £260

UNATTENDED FUNERAL

This is a funeral where family and friends may choose not to have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person, but they do not attend the burial or cremation itself.

Burial (funeral director’s charges only)                                                                                                                                                                                                                         £743

Cremation (funeral director’s charges plus the cremation fee) 2                                                                                                                                                                             £1,218

FEES YOU MUST PAY

For an Attended or Unattended burial funeral, the burial fee.[1]                                                                                                                                                                               £884

In this local area, the typical cost of the burial fee for local residents is:                                                                                                                                                                £884

For a new grave, you will also need to pay for the plot; for an existing grave with a memorial in place, you may need to pay a removal/replacement fee. In addition, the cemetery may charge a number of other fees                               

For an Attended cremation funeral, the cremation fee.[2]                                                                                                                                                                                         £816

In this local area, the typical cost of a cremation for local residents is:                                                                                                                                                                  £816        

Please discuss any specific religious, belief-based and/or cultural requirements that you have with the funeral director.

ADDITIONAL FUNERAL DIRECTOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

This funeral director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or to arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them. Examples include:                      

Additional Mileage (price per mile)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                £1

Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body (e.g. to their home, to place of worship etc) (price per transfer)                                                                                  £80

Collection and delivery of ashes                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     £1

Embalming                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         £125

Funeral Officiant (e.g. celebrant, minister of religion etc.)                                                                                                                                                                             Prices on Request

Services to be supplied outside of normal office hours                                                                                                                                                                                 Prices on Request

The funeral director can give you a full list of what they can supply. They are likely to charge for these additional products and services, so you may choose to take care of some arrangements without their involvement, or you can use a different supplier.

[1] This fee (which is sometimes called the interment fee) is the charge made for digging and closing a new grave, or for reopening and closing an existing grave.
[2] In England, Wales and Northern Ireland, you will usually need to pay doctors’ fees as well. This is the charge for two doctors to sign the Medical Certificates for Cremation

   

CREMATORIA AND CEMETERY INFORMATION

 

CouncilStandard Cremation fee of an adult including environmental surcharges and medical refereeReduced feesWeekend charges/ Out of HoursCremation Non-Resident feeInterment fee of an adultGrave purchases start from
South Tyneside£816Unattended £500£1165 resident£50£884£1020
Gateshead£761N/AN/A£36£859£740
Sunderland£882

Unattended

£556

£1,212N/A£1,071£1,071

Additional Services & Products

South Tyneside

ADDITIONAL FUNERAL DIRECTORS PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

This funeral director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or to arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them. Examples include:

Additional Mileage (per mile)                                                                                                                                                            £1

Additional transfers of the deceased’s body

(e.g. to their home, to place of worship etc) (price per transfer)                                                                                                 £80

Collection and delivery of ashes                                                                                                                                                       £1

Embalming                                                                                                                                                                                            £125

Funeral officiant (e.g celebrant, minister of religion etc)                                                                                             PRICES ON REQUEST

Services supplied outside of normal office hours                                                                                                         PRICES ON REQUEST

Upgraded coffin                                                                                                                                                                             FROM £420

Infant coffin                                                                                                                                                                                           £1

Limousine                                                                                                                                                                                              £225

Horse Drawn Hearse                                                                                                                                                                            £900

Floral Tributes                                                                                                                                                                                  FROM £5

Obituary in newspaper                                                                                                                                                           DEPENDS ON SIZE

Brass Cremation urn                                                                                                                                                                            £100

Scatter Tubes                                                                                                                                                                            FROM £15 – £30

Graveside memorial items                                                                                                                                                 PRICES ON REQUEST

Stone grave memorials                                                                                                                                                       PRICES ON REQUEST

Brass cremation keepsakes                                                                                                                                                        FROM £40

Gravemarkers                                                                                                                                                                                FROM £30

Terms of Business

Tynedale Family Funeral Directors Ltd
Clients are required to sign our Terms and Conditions during funeral arrangements.

    • The client is responsible for any third party charges. These are charges we pay on your behalf such as crematorium /burial fees, doctors’ fees, officiant fees etc. Tynedale Family Funeral Directors will recover these costs from the client 48 hours before the funeral.
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    • Tynedale Family Funeral Directors Ltd charges are payable by the client within 14 days after the funeral takes place. We offer a finance facility where the client can pay by monthly instalments. This can be used to pay for part or all of a funeral balance. This facility is offered by Funeral Safe. Interest will be payable on such payments. Clients can apply for Funeral Safe on our website.
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    • If you are applying to the DWP or have a life insurance policy, payment in full must be made 48 hours before the funeral takes place. Failure to do so may result in the cancellation of funeral.
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    • Tynedale Family Funeral Directors Ltd may pass on to the client the cost of any third party charges or fees (such as Court costs, Solicitors fees and Debt Collection Agency fees) that has incurred in the collection of a debt that has not been settled within the specified time frame.

DISCLOSURE OF INTERESTS

Owners

Tynedale Family Funeral Directors Ltd is owned and managed entirely independently by Husband and Wife team Mark & Diane Cook.

Business or Material Financial Interests

Mark & Diane Cook have no business or financial interests in any price comparison website which compares Funeral Director and/or Crematoria Services and their respective prices. Full details of funeral costs are provided on the business website.

Donations, Contributions or Gratuities

None

Please contact us for any help or advice you require. Arrangements  outside these hours can be made by contacting us.

Tynedale House

Stanhope Road
South Shields
NE33 4TB
Tel : 0191 455 0904
Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 12 noon.

Victoria House

Prince Consort Road
Hebburn
NE31 1BE
Tel : 0191 428 1018
Monday – Friday 11.30am – 2.30pm

Palmer House

70 Ellison Street
Jarrow
NE32 3HX
Tel: 0191 489 0717
Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm