Arranging a Funeral

The Role of Your Funeral Director

As a SAIF member we are expected to provide a professional service in line with our Code of Practice. To find out more about SAIF, click here.

We will advise you each step of the way, discussing with you all the options and ensuring you are clear as to the costs involved. We are there to support you and guide you on what you need to do and how to go about it.

We will take care of the deceased, discuss the funeral arrangements and options available to you, deal with all the logistics and paperwork involved, and act as the ‘master of ceremonies’ on the day of the fune

The Role of Your Funeral Director

As a SAIF member we are expected to provide a professional service in line with our Code of Practice. To find out more about SAIF, click here.

We will advise you each step of the way, discussing with you all the options and ensuring you are clear as to the costs involved. We are there to support you and guide you on what you need to do and how to go about it.

We will take care of the deceased, discuss the funeral arrangements and options available to you, deal with all the logistics and paperwork involved, and act as the ‘master of ceremonies’ on the day of the funeral.

Many people prefer the traditional style of funeral. However, increasingly, people are preferring to opt for an alternative style of funeral.

Funeral Choices

  • Religious or Secular

    The choice will be dependent on the individual’s preferences

  • A Green Funeral

    Typically where the deceased is buried in a natural area using a coffin made of sustainable materials

  • Themed/Personalised Funerals

    To reflect the way the deceased lived and to bring a unique style to their funeral

  • Woodland Burial

    Where burials take place in dedicated woodland sites

  • Religious or Secular

    The choice will be dependent on the individual’s preferences

  • A Green Funeral

    Typically where the deceased is buried in a natural area using a coffin made of sustainable materials

  • Themed/personalised funerals

    To reflect the way the deceased lived and to bring a unique style to their funeral

  • Woodland Burial

    Where burials take place in dedicated woodland sites

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