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Edwin Ainsworth’s Price List 2022

Terms of Business

We require a deposit of the total amount of the estimated disbursements. Disbursements are payments made by us on our clients behalf to third parties including crematorium and cemetery fees for example.


This deposit must be paid to us within 48 hours of the funeral arrangements, and the balance must be paid to us within 30 days of the date of the final account.


We do not charge interest.


We do not charge for late payment of sums when there is an agreement to pay by instalments within a 12 month period. If there is no agreement to pay by instalments we reserve the right to pass an outstanding account to a third party debt collection agency with associated costs.

Disclosure of Information

The ultimate owner of our buisness is Gregory and Patricia Dabrowski (Directors) of Edwin Ainsworth Ltd registration no. 254883 in Darwen at Church Bank Street, BB3 3HA.


Edwin Ainsworth Ltd has no connection with any price comparison website.


Edwin Ainsworth Ltd directly or indirectly, made and will make, no charitable donations, gratuities or payments to a third party.

Our Charges

All Funeral Director’s are legally required to publish a price list for a standardised set of products and services. This is to help you think through your options and make choices, and to let you compare prices between different funeral directors because prices can vary.



Attended Funeral
(Funeral director’s charges only)

This is a funeral where family and friends have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person at the same time as they attended their burial or cremation


Taking care of all necessary legal and administrative arrangements



Collecting and transporting the deceased person from the place of death (normally within 15 miles of the funeral director’s premises) into the funeral director’s care



Care of the deceased person before the funeral in appropriate facilities.



Providing a suitable coffin – this will be a wood effect Finish Coffin



Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director (where viewing is requested by the client)



At a date and time you agree with the funeral director, taking the deceased person direct to the agreed cemetery or crematorium (normally within 20 miles of the funeral director’s premises) in a hearse or other appropriate vehicle


Funeral Director’s fees for services as described above, but including provision of a hearse and one following limousine



Disbursements are fees paid by the Funeral Director on the Client’s behalf

Cremation fees: (Pleasington)


Doctors’ fees for cremation certificates. Usually 2 doctors to certify death (not payable if coroner orders a post mortem)

£82.00 each doctor

For Burial: Purchase of a new grave space (Darwen or Pleasington)


Church Fees: For a service in a Church and the committal service at the Crematorium or Cemetery

£206.00 – £450.00

Clergy Fee: For a service in the Crematorium Chapel


Organist Fee: Organist’s fee at the Crematorium Chapel

£50.00 – £100.00

Newspaper Announcements: The cost of newspaper announcements are dependent on the number of lines and length

£125.00 – £200.00

Flowers, catering, orders of service, webcasting, ashes casket/containers and monumental work are other items you may need to consider.

Cremation (Unattended)

Direct Cremation: Local removal of the deceased, administration, a simple coffin, transportation to a crematorium of our choice on a day and time of our choosing, all necessary staff, cremation fees and the medical cremation certificate fees if applicable. There will be no service and no attendance by family or friends

Please note: Payment must be paid in full before the cremation takes place 



Grave Purchase: The buying of a new grave including the right to erect a memorial


Interment (opening of grave) 1 space


Interment (opening of grave) 2 spaces


Interment (opening of grave) 3 spaces


Interment (opening of grave) 4 spaces