Our Charges

Professional services – £1185
Professional services of our trained staff in overseeing all the funeral arrangements and the use of the facilities at Rosedale. 

Provision of vehicles and bearers – £675
Hearse and four bearers for the funeral within a 20-mile radius of your nearest branch of Rosedale or the nearest crematorium.

Bringing the deceased into our care – £399
Initial care and transfer of the deceased at any time of the day or night, within a 20-mile radius of your local branch or Rosedale. 

All of our funeral charges are excluding disbursements; disbursements are charges paid by Rosedale on your behalf such as: cemeteries, crematoriums, clergy, officiants, florists, doctors, newspaper announcements, etc. Rosedale respectfully request that all disbursements are paid in full 48 hours following arrangement of the funeral. 

For those for whom cost is an important factor or indeed a concern, we offer an economy funeral package from £1,995 which is designed to support families financially at a difficult time, particularly those who may be in receipt of benefits or who would otherwise struggle to meet the costs of a traditional funeral. 

Traditional Coffin Selection

Langdale coffin

Oak Veneer – £310
Veneered oak coffin in matt finish. Also available in elm.

Dovedale coffin

Dovedale Coffin – £350
Simulated oak veneer coffin with raised lid, panelled sides and ends.

Regent Oak coffin

Regent Coffin – £430
Veneered coffin with plain sides, double mouldings and raised lid. Available in oak and sapele.

Windsor coffin

Windsor Coffin – £475
Natural veneered oak coffin with panelled Tudor rose design sides.

Grasmere coffin

Grasmere Coffin – £535
Natural veneered oak coffin with satin finish, panelled sides and raised lid. Also available in elm.

Colourful coffin

Colourful Coffin – from £715
We offer a range of colourful coffins to celebrate different lifestyles, hobbies and passions. Matching service sheets are also available. For bespoke designs, price on application.

Natural Pine coffin

Natural Pine Coffin – £745
A satin finish medium stain solid pine coffin with matching pine mouldings.

Royal coffin

Royal Coffin – £1025
Craftsman-made solid oak coffin with plain sides and gloss finish, complete with satin interior. Also available in sapele and walnut.

Imperial coffin

Imperial Coffin – £1245
Craftsman-made solid oak coffin with satin finish, double moulded with raised lid, panelled sides and ends, complete with satin interior. Also available in walnut.

Sovereign Coffin

Sovereign Coffin – £1985
The finest craftsman-made solid oak casket with polished finish. Fully fitted with the best interior casket suite.

Environmentally Friendly Coffin Selection

Elvedon Cardboard Coffin

Elvedon Cardboard – £422
This ecological coffin incorporates advanced design techniques and uses the highest quality cardboard. This coffin is made from 100% biodegradable materials, including UV water based paints. Available in green, brown, wood grain or marble effect. Other designs, themes or styles are possible and the coffin can be personalised to your own wishes. Please ask for details.

Bamboo Eco coffin

Handwoven Bamboo Eco Coffin – £550
This coffin is hand-made in China from material grown and cropped in licensed plantations. Pandas do not eat the species of bamboo used in this coffin. They are accredited with Fair Trade status.

Bamboo Lattice coffin

Handwoven Bamboo Lattice Coffin – £605
This bamboo coffin is hand-made in China from material grown and cropped in licensed plantations. Pandas do not eat the species of bamboo used in these coffins. This coffin is accredited with Fair Trade status.

Pandanas Traditional coffin

Pandanus Coffin – £685
The Pandanus coffin is made from wild pineapple leaf in Indonesia, an environmentally friendly alternative to seagrass. Pandanus grows rapidly on land even in adverse conditions. When woven it is almost indistinguishable from seagrass. This coffin is accredited with Fair Trade status and is suitable for burial only.

Cromer Willow coffin

Handwoven Cromer Willow Coffin – £805
Our willow coffins are hand-made by a co-operative of cottage industries in Poland. They are accredited with Fair Trade status. The coffins are designed to slot into one another, hence transporting one coffin to the UK from Poland uses no more fuel than a 2 mile car journey.

Highsted Willow Coffin

Handwoven Highsted Willow Coffin – £810
Our willow coffins are hand-made by a co-operative of cottage industries in Poland. They are accredited with Fair Trade status. The coffins are designed to slot into one another, hence transporting one coffin to the UK from Poland uses no more fuel than a 2 mile car journey.

Water Hyacinth Coffin

Water Hyacinth Coffin – £910
One of the fastest growing aquatic plants known, sometimes called ‘golden plant’, it can double its population in two weeks. Water hyacinth forms a dense impenetrable mat across the water surface, limiting access by man, animals are obstructed, and irrigation and drainage systems become blocked. Harvesting water hyacinth for constructing this coffin has great local benefits in clearing water courses and providing irrigation etc. The resulting materials, when woven, produce a beautiful looking coffin. This coffin is accredited with Fair Trade status.

Woolen Coffin

Natural Coloured Wool Coffin – £950
This woollen coffin is handmade in Yorkshire using pure new British wool, supported on a strong recycled cardboard frame. Wool is a fibre with a true ‘green’ lineage that is both sustainable and biodegradable. Rustic is also available, price upon request.

Ashes Casket Selection – Prices from £65

Free of charge

  • Temporary grave marker
  • Memorial website
  • Donation management

Should you require advice on financial assistance in paying for a funeral, please contact staff at any of our branches for information and contact telephone numbers regarding the Social Fund, Bereavement Payment, Widowed Parent’s Allowance, Bereavement Allowance, Child Funeral Charity and advice on other means of financial help available to you.