An Eco funeral is the ideal choice for someone who wants to use an environmentally-friendly coffin or cremation urn, which has been carefully crafted using natural materials.


An Eco funeral with Farewell Funerals gives you the opportunity to bury your loved-one in natural woodland in a low carbon footprint coffin made from hand-crafted Bamboo, Seagrass, Coco Stick or Banana. Each coffin has natural rope handles and are lined with cotton.


if you have chosen a cremation you will have an ashes  plot with a shrub planted into the soil. The urn will be made from biodegradable material. 

Funeral Director Professional Fees

  • 24 Hour collect of deceased and transfer to our care (within 30 miles)
  • Care and preparation of deceased
  • Family support and advice
  • Visits to chapel of rest at a time to suit you
  • Return of the cremated remains (ashes)


Funeral Service Fees

  • Traditional funeral director lead procession in crematorium ground
  • Up to four staff pallbearers ( with the option to have family pallbearers if required)
  • All additional staff required on the day of the funeral service
  • Organisation of the service at the crematorium
  • Mutually agreed time and date of funeral service.


Coffin – A choice of Bamboo, Seagrass, Coco Stick or Banana                             £430

Silver Hearse                                                                                                                 £200

Silver  Limo                                                                                                                    £200

       4ft Floral tribute with matching garland                                                                         £200             


Cremation Disbursements

Crematorium Fee (Chesterfield crematorium)                                                    £ 750

Doctor’s Fees                                                                                                            £164

Minister fees (our recommended celebrant – other celebrants or church ministers may cost more)                                                                                                         £170

Total cremation Disbursements £ 1084

Total Cremation costs £3114


Natural Woodland Burial Disbursements

Exclusive right to burial (Plot Fees*)                                                                    £895

Interment fee                                                                                                            £900

Church fees (service in church with church minister**)                                    £300

Total Burial Disbursements £2095

Total Burial costs £4125


*Golden Valley Woodland Burial ground – Double plot with shrub.  

** Fees based on the service being held at St Bartholomew’s Clay Cross, St Mary’s Pilsley, St Barnabas Danesmoor or St John’s Tupton.