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Simple Funeral

A E Stoodley & Son will provide the following Simple Funeral Service as specified by the Code of Practice of the National Society of Allied & Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF):

Professional Services

Receiving instructions in connection with the funeral.

Providing all relevant advice, guidance, making arrangements and conducting the funeral.


Bringing the deceased into our care (within a 10 mile radius) within normal office hours.


Providing our hearse and funeral director for a service at Yeovil Crematorium or local Cemetery/churchyard.


Providing a Traditional “oak-effect” coffin.

The cost of the Simple Funeral Service is £1,895* + Third Party Fees, to be paid in full prior to the funeral taking place.

Where this Simple Funeral takes place at Yeovil Crematorium, the following third-party fees will apply:

  • Crematorium fee £893.00
  • Doctors fees for cremation certificates £82.00
  • Celebrant/Minister’s fee £220.00 approx

This Simple Funeral Service is 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 (viewing may be added to the Simple Funeral Service in which case a surcharge of £75 will apply). Please note that no further additions may be made to the Simple Funeral Service.

  • Providing Orders of Service.
  • Listing of names and placing funeral reports in local newspapers.
  • Handling of charity donations.
  • Extension of credit with regard to payment of the funeral.

*Prices are valid from 1st August 2023 and maybe subject to change without notice