Independent Funeral Directors

Phone Number: 01695 424 888

Burscough: 01704 891555

Independent Funeral Services Ormskirk, Aughton, Burscough, Lancashire


Attended Funerals

Our professional service arranging and conducting a Funeral. Including availability of professional staff

24 hours a day to fulfil your requirements, Advising you and taking your instructions in respect of Funeral arrangements. Liaising with making payments to external parties on your behalf as necessary. 

Providing advice and guidance on registration process. On the day of the Funeral, providing a Funeral Director and all necessary personnel to carry out the arrangements  in accordance with your instructions. 


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, and care of the deceased person before the funeral in appropriate facilities. 

The deceased person will be kept at the funeral director’s premises chapel of rest. £595.00

Providing a suitable coffin – this will be made from Oak veneer 


Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment (where requested) included

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 with Funeral Director and necessary staff 


Unnatended funerals 

This is a funeral where family and friends may choose to have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person, but they do not attend the burial or cremation itself 

Burial (funeral director’s charges only add burial & sextons fee):  

£1080.00 F.D only 

Cremation (funeral director’s charges incl. the cremation fee):  


Fees you must pay

For an Attended or Unattended burial funeral, the burial fee For a new grave, you will also need to pay for the plot; for an existing grave with a memorial in place, you may need to pay a removal/replacement fee. 

In addition, the cemetery may charge a number of other fees and sexton fee to open the plot 

Price on request 

For an Attended cremation funeral, the cremation fee In this local area, the typical cost of a cremation:


Please discuss any specific religious, belief-based and/or cultural requirements that you have with the funeral director


This funeral director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or to arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them. Examples include:

  • Additional mileage (price per mile) after £1.50 per mile 
  • Mourners Car  £225.00 
  • Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body (e.g.Home/Church) In hours£180.00 
  • Collection of ashes[No charge] 
  • Embalming £80.00
  • Funeral officiant (e.g. celebrant, minister of religion etc.)  [Prices on request] 
  • Services supplied outside of normal office hours  [Prices on request]

Crematoria price information

The information below gives the prices charged by crematoria within a 30-minute cortege journey of this funeral home

Standard Fee Attended Service

West Lancashire Crematorium:  £895

Southport Crematorium:  £860

Thornton Crematorium:  £895 

Unattended Service 

West Lancashire Crematorium: £430

Southport Crematorium: £500

Thornton Crematorium: £430

Reduced Fee Attended 

Service West Lancashire Crematorium: £690

Southport Crematorium: £620

Thornton Crematorium: £620


Our Terms of Business include the following:

  • The final balance must be paid within 28 days after the funeral.
  • If payment of the final invoice is an issue we may make an arrangement to pay.
  • If the balance is not paid we may engage a third party company to collect the balance on our behalf who may also add fees, charges and interest. Other payment options are Cash, Cheque, Bank transfer, Debit & Credit Card.


The ultimate owner of this business is MLS Independent Funeral Directors LTD Other payments or gifts to third parties that are not related to a cost incurred or service provided by the third party, in connection with the arrangement of a funeral, or the operation of the funeral business.

If you live in Ormskirk, Aughton, Burscough or the surrounding areas of Lancashire we can help you find out more planning a traditional and bespoke funerals tailored to your own personal needs. Call today on 01695 424 888 to find the perfect memorial for a loved one.

We will be happy to discuss any questions that you have about our funeral services.