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Posted in: Finance Last updated: 10 May 2017

What is the average cost of a funeral in your area?

Use the OneFamily funeral calculator to find out

The cost of putting our loved ones to rest is rapidly increasing. Over the past five years, the cost of a cremation rose by 33%, and the cost of a burial by 26%.1

With these statistics in mind, we’ve created a funeral calculator that shows the average cost of burials and cremations across the UK, how these costs differ depending where you are, and how these prices could rise in the next few years.

From the drop down menu below, select your desired county and see how much the average funeral costs now, and what it might in the future.

Funeral costs

 

County:

Type of funeral:

YEAR AVERAGE COST
2021 £
2026 £
2031 £
2036 £
2041 £
2046 £

The cost of a funeral in your area

The average cost of a in your county in 2016 was £. These costs are based on an assumed annual rate of increase in funeral costs of 4% per year. The estimated average cost provided should not be relied upon to estimate the precise cost of a funeral.*

The average cost of a funeral in your area provided does not include estimations on the items listed below.

  • Flowers
  • Additional funeral cars for family members
  • Death notices
  • Funeral catering and venue hire
  • Estate administration fees

* A Study into UK Burial and Cremation Costs by Trinity McQueen, March 2017.

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[1] ONS Deaths registered in England and Wales

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