Higher Ground Family Funerals.

Higher Ground Family Funerals

Guide to prices


Our services in connection with undertaking a funeral   £965.00


This includes removal, care in our modern and secure premises and associated travel within a 50 mile radius.


Cardboard coffins from £255.00


Willow from £475.00 (imported) Somerset grown and hand crafted from £695.00


Bamboo from £355


Our simple shroud £100.00


The purchase of burial rights to a grave from £745.00 - £1495.00


Contribution to Higher Ground Meadow Trust £30.00


Grave preparation and completion £395.00


Hire of our service barn £150.00


A minister or celebrant to conduct the service/celebration guide £230.00 - £260.00


Bearers for burial £112.00 only needed if family or friends are not able to carry out moving the coffin.


Other items may include service sheets, flowers and a name plaque for the grave.

If cremation is required, we use Yeovil £525.00 for a non attended booking.

Doctors fees required for cremation £164.00  (during covid reduced to £82.00)


We will always give a current estimate for a funeral at the time of need. We do our very best to ensure that each family gets a fitting farewell for their loved one. If possible we try to hold just one funeral per day so ensuring there is no rush or overlap of mourners.