Price Examples

Examples of our prices, based upon a package including the use of our hearse, purchase of selected coffin, and professional fees for a funeral arranged and conducted in Cardiff, Dinas Powys, Penarth, Wenvoe, Barry area, including collection of the deceased from within old South Glamorgan area at any time of day or night. (Please note these fees include the £300 reduction in our professional service fee allowed in exchange for prompt payment)

Elm veneer Coffin*
Colourful Cardboard Coffins
from £3470
Veneered Oak Coffin with Panelled Sides*
Veneered Oak Coffin with Panelled Sides and Raised Panel Cover*
Environmentally Friendly Bamboo Coffin
Solid Oak Coffin with Panelled Sides and Raised Panel Cover*
Environmentally Friendly Handmade Willow ‘Wicker’ Coffin
Italian Style Coffin with Solid Oak Raised Lid and Light Oak High Gloss Finish, Engraved Side Panels depicting Christ’s Head.
Traditional British Solid Oak Casket
American Steel Caskets
from £4900
American Last Supper Casket
Limousine (Daimler or Jaguar)
£200 (each)
*Mahogany finished coffin available at an additional cost of



New two depth grave in a Cardiff cemetery
from £1580
Opening of an existing grave in a Cardiff cemetery
from £760
New Cremation plot in Thornhill cemetery
from £610
Opening Cremation plot in Thornhill cemetery
Crematorium fee, at Thornhill Crematorium
from £640
Crematorium fee at the Vale Crematorium, nr. Wenvoe
from £825 (organ extra)
Crematorium fee at Coychurch (Bridgend) Crematorium inc. certificate
from £730
Minister’s officiating fee (Church in Wales)
from £85
Minister’s officiating fee (Roman Catholic)
from £85
Humanist officiating fee
from £180
Conveyance of deceased from an address outside old S. Glam area to our funeral home is an additional
£1.50 per mile
Organist Fee
from £60
Church or Chapel Fees
£120 – £500
Doctor’s fees for signing crematorium certificate
from £164 (2x£82)
Purchase of Solid Oak Cremated Remains Casket
Purchase of cardboard Cremated Remains Tube (not suitable for burial)
Obituary Notice on average in South Wales Echo
£120 (cost varies with size)
Reception to home or church after 4.30 pm on weekdays
Reception to home or church on weekends or bank holidays


PLEASE NOTE: Saturday Funerals. On occasions it may be possible to conduct a funeral on a Saturday. An additional manpower charge of £500 is made by Pidgeons AND Thornhill charge an additional £150; Coychurch charge an additional £260 for a Saturday service (when available). The Vale Crematorium an extra(From) £320.


N.B. Disbursements must be paid at time of instructing us in the arrangements.

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An inclusive cost example based upon the use of our Hearse, one Limousine, purchase of Elm Veneer Coffin, service in our Chapel, including disbursements of Minister, Council fees, Doctors (where appropriate)these charges reflect the reduction of £300 in our professional fees granted in exchange for prompt payment of the final funeral account being made within 84 days of the funeral service being conducted.

Cremation (scattering of remains)
Burial (existing grave)
Burial (new grave)
£2230 Plus disbursements (upwards of £889) *no limo, no viewing


Above charges are for a Cardiff resident who passes away in Cardiff/S. Glam area; figures do not include Obituary cost or Masonry fees.
J Pidgeon & Son is part of Beverley Funerals Limited, Company Number 08292082. Registered office: Suite C, Annie Reed Court,Beverley HU17 0LF
VAT Registration Number 154 5032 34

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