Why choose us?

For over 80 years, we’ve helped the nation celebrate the lives of its loved ones. Our funeral homes sit at the heart of local communities and you’ll have the reassurance that we can plan and carry out your funeral, ensuring every detail is exactly as you wanted.

 

5* Defaqto Rating for our Gold Funeral Plan 2017

Out of 91 funeral plans reviewed, only 5 received a 5 star rating, one of which was our Gold Funeral Plan.

We have the most complete Pre-paid Plan:

    • Fully Guaranteed

      However much prices rise, your loved ones will have nothing extra to pay for the services included in your Plan.

    • Planned and carried out by us

      We’ll help you plan your funeral and when the time comes, it’s us who will carry out your wishes too. You can select the Co-op funeral home you prefer to carry out your funeral.

    • Fully flexible Plan

      Change your details, wishes or funeral home at no extra cost and upgrade your Plan with no administration fee.

    • Local funeral homes

      With over 1,000 funeral homes in 93% of UK postcodes, we’re nearby when you need us.

    • Burial and Cremation 

      We’re the only provider to offer Fully Guaranteed Plans for both burial * and cremation.

      *As prices and availability vary across the UK, none of our Plans include the cost of buying a grave.

    • Guaranteed acceptance

      You can start a Pre-paid Funeral Plan today. There’s no upper age limit (dependent on payment option chosen) and no medical is required.

We are here to guide you through. Every step of the way, we’ll explain all the options available and give you all the time you need to make the right decision.

Your money is safe

We're required by UK Law to invest all Funeral Plan monies in a regulated Whole of Life policy or trust fund. We're also a member of FPA (Funeral Planning Authority) which provides rules and guidelines around investments that its members must conform to.

Read more about it in our frequently asked questions