Additional Services

Our Professional Service

We offer a 24 hour 365 day service to all our clients, providing you with all the support you need to arrange the personal and dignified funeral that your love one deserves. From £795

Vehicles and Support

Hearse and 4 bearers from £525
Additional bearers £50
Limousine (seats 6 people) £285
Mercedes Estate Car (seats 3 people) £95
Office hours collection of the deceased to our premises £185
Out of hours collection of the deceased to our premises £275
Out of county collection of deceased £185 plus £1.25 per mile
Embalming Services £150
Use of our chapel of rest from £175
Saturday Funerals POA
Reception to Church/Home POA


Foil effect coffin from £449
Oak Veneer Coffin From £579
Solid Oak Coffin from £1295
Wicker/Bamboo Coffin from £795
Cardboard Coffin from £585
Colourful Coffin from £795

Extra Items

Solid Oak Casket from £125
Scatter Tube from £39
3ft Solid Oak grave marker £85
4ft Solid Oak grave marker £85
Service sheets Depending on numbers/design/card/photo usage
Attendance Books £15.95
Notice in local/national press Depending on length of notice and publication


3rd Party Costs from the crematorium/Local cemeteries/Church/Officiants
Doctors fees/Florists
South Oxfordshire Crematorium From £880 (normal fee is £1200)
Oxford Crematorium £1,220
Abingdon Cemetery New Grave (residents cost) from £865
Wantage Chain Hill Cemetery (including gravedigger) from £702.5

NB – There are other local cemeteries and crematoriums who have there own charges, please call to discuss these options and we can provide a more detailed cost breakdown.

This Additional Services price list is not exhaustive of the services we can provide, so please feel free to discuss any additional requirements you have and we will be pleased to accommodate where possible. A fully itemised estimate and invoice will be provided on all funerals.


Commitment with Compassion


We are committed to giving unrivalled, experienced support throughout the whole process and with all arrangements.

We really care about each and every family that we are privileged enough to help, and pride ourselves on offering a compassionate, supportive, human touch during this distressing time.

To find out more about our services, or for an informal chat about your personal requirements, please get in touch.

Edward Carter Funeral Directors Logo.

107 South Avenue, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 1QS

Telephone: 01235 528293


Edward Carter Funeral Directors Logo.
SAIF logo - independent funeral directors

15 Newbury Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8BU

Telephone: 01235 770996


Paul Andrew Carter trading as Edward Carter Funeral Directors is an appointed representative of Golden Charter Limited trading as Golden Charter Funeral Plans which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN:965279).

© Copyright 2024 Edward Carter Funeral Directors