What is included?

What is included?

  • Collection from within Wiltshire or anywhere in mainland Great Britain
  • A simple, traditional coffin
  • Removal of a pacemaker if required
  • Crematorium fees
  • An unattended cremation at our partner crematorium
  • We let you know the date and time of the cremation so you can be thinking about it
  • Ashes scattered at the crematorium garden of remembrance or we can return them to family by hand for a small fee
  • We donate to plant a tree in memory of your loved one
  • Contact
  • Collection
  • Cremation
  • Ashes
Direct cremation in Wiltshire

Arranging a direct cremation for a loved one in Wiltshire

Our friendly in-house team will be there for you throughout the entire process, from your initial call to the personal delivery of the ashes. Don't hesitate to contact us, we cover Wiltshire as well as all of mainland Great Britain.

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Plant a tree Wiltshire

A tree planted in memory

Celebration of Life™ donate to plant a tree with the National Trust 'Plant a Tree Fund' for every service we do. A certificate is provided in memory of your loved one.

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How much is a direct cremation in Wiltshire?

Our direct cremation service starts from £895

There may be a couple of extra costs you may need:

£100 ashes returned by hand in a beautiful biodegradable urn

£82 if a doctor has completed the cause of death paperwork

£295 if we need to do an urgent collection from a private residence

Direct Cremation Services in Wiltshire

Call our friendly team for an accurate price on

0800 150 3555

 

To arrange a cremation for someone who has passed away

Lines are open 24 hours a day

General enquiries - opening hours:

8am - 6pm, 7 days a week

 

 Are you planning ahead for the future?

 

Find out about our prepaid plan

Wiltshire direct cremation

Scattering ashes in Wiltshire

Wiltshire, located in the South West of England, is a county renowned for its enchanting landscapes, picturesque countryside, and historical significance. With its rich heritage and natural beauty, Wiltshire provides a myriad of exceptional locations where you can find the ideal setting for scattering ashes.

4 places to scatter ashes locally
Venues Wiltshire

Destinations to celebrate your loved one's life in Wiltshire

Wiltshire, located in the South West of England, offers a range of stunning locations to celebrate the life of a loved one. Whether you prefer a serene garden, a formal venue, or a natural coastal setting, Wiltshire has something for everyone to create a meaningful ceremony to honor your loved one.

For an intimate gathering in a picturesque setting, you could consider the enchanting gardens of Longleat House. Surrounded by the exquisite landscape of the Longleat Estate, these gardens offer a tranquil and captivating atmosphere, allowing you to reflect and pay tribute to your loved one amidst the beauty of nature.

If you prefer a more formal event, venues like Bowood House and Gardens or Wilton House provide elegant settings with a touch of grandeur. With their magnificent architecture, manicured gardens, and historic charm, these venues offer a sophisticated backdrop for a memorable ceremony, complete with catering and accommodation options to cater to your needs.

Covering Wiltshire and the rest of Great Britain

With a population of over 500,000, Wiltshire is a popular county located in the South West of England. Its largest settlements include Salisbury, Swindon, Trowbridge, Chippenham, and Warminster.

Wiltshire has several register offices where deaths can be registered. These include:

  • Salisbury Register Office - Bourne Hill, Salisbury, SP1 3UZ
  • Swindon Register Office - Civic Offices, Euclid Street, Swindon, SN1 2JH
  • Trowbridge Register Office - County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, BA14 8JN
  • Chippenham Register Office - The Olympiad Leisure Centre, Sadlers Mead, Chippenham, SN15 3PA

Areas we cover in Wiltshire

In Wiltshire, we can arrange fuss-free direct cremations across the entire county, covering areas such as Salisbury, Swindon, Trowbridge, Chippenham, and Warminster.

Regardless of where your loved one is located, we will take care of everything from collecting them to arranging the cremation, and personally delivering their ashes to you at any location in Wiltshire.

We frequently attend the general hospitals in the area, including Salisbury District Hospital, Great Western Hospital in Swindon, and Trowbridge Community Hospital. Our team is familiar with the local staff to ensure that the collection takes place without delay.

Frequently asked questions about our Wiltshire direct cremation

What is the difference between a direct cremation and a standard funeral in Wiltshire?

Unlike a standard funeral, a direct cremation in Wiltshire means there is no hearse, pallbearers or service held with mourners at the crematorium. This gives family the time to plan something unique and personal in their own time, with or without the ashes.

Can I attend the service with a direct cremation in Wiltshire?

A direct cremation is unattended, so there is no service at the crematorium. However, we do let the family know the date and time of the cremation so they can do something special at home.

How much is a direct cremation in Wiltshire?

Our direct cremation service in Wiltshire which includes collection, care at our mortuary and the cremation costs is £895. Extras include; £100 for the return of ashes, £82 for a doctor's fee (which is always needed if there has not been a post-mortem) and £295 for an urgent collection (which is needed if someone dies at home).

Can I pay in advance for a direct cremation in Wiltshire?

Yes, we offer a fully inclusive prepaid direct cremation plan. Once you have paid for a plan, the cost is fixed and guaranteed no matter how far in the future you need us. Visit our Pre-Paid Plan Page to find out more.

Will the cremation take place in Wiltshire?

Although we cover all of Wiltshire, we are a national direct cremation provider which means that the cremation may not take place at your local crematorium. We have facilities around the country and as a direct cremation is unattended, the location is chosen by Celebration of Life and we then let you know the date and time so you can do something special at home.

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0800 150 3555