Arthur Worsley Funeral Services Ltd, 113 Station Road, Hadfield, Glossop, Derbyshire SK13 1AA   I   Telephone 01457 852381

Registered in England     I     Company No: 4775153     I     Directors: Mr J L Eyre & Mrs B Worsley     I     Registered Office: 113 Station Road, Hadfield SK13 1AA






Registering a death

Arranging a Funeral

Costs and Charges

At Arthur Worsley Funeral Services we feel privileged to provide this important service to the community and are proud to be able to offer the high standards expected by our profession. As a Funeral Director we are committed to meeting your specific needs and provide you with our very best quality of service.

The earlier we become involved, the sooner we can help and act on your behalf. You may be concerned about your own funeral arrangements, or those of someone who is ill. In these circumstances we can offer advice on funeral pre-payment plans. Alternatively you may need advice with regards to a sudden death and are unsure what happens next. Or you may simply want an estimate of funeral costs. Whatever your requirements give us a call and we will be pleased to prepare you for or help your through what is an emotional and difficult time.  

We will:

-   provide advice and assistance with the registration of the death please be aware that as Funeral Directors we cannot

    register a death, this must be done by a family member or person closely connected with the deceased

-   place appropriate notices in local and/or national newspapers and online if required

-   transfer the deceased from the place of death, or from the location to which the deceased has been taken, to our

    Chapel of Rest

-   provide practical assistance if required to allow the deceased to remain at home prior to the funeral

-   arrange for viewing of the deceased prior to the funeral, according to your wishes

-   advise on churches, venue and officiating minister or appropriate person to conduct the funeral service

-   deal with all necessary paperwork to enable burial or cremation to take place

-   arrange a date and time for the funeral, according to your instructions

-   contact the church, cemetery or crematorium and the person who will be conducting the service

-   arrange floral tributes on behalf of the family and/or friends and care for floral tributes delivered to our premises prior

    to the funeral

-   advise and arrange Order of Service sheets or associated funeral stationery for the funeral service

-   arrange special musical requests for the funeral service in the form of recordings or live performers eg: soloist or choir

-   provide the necessary vehicles and staff to conduct the funeral with dignity and professionalism, in accordance with

    your instructions

-   record those attending the service and provide you with an appropriate listing

-   advise on appropriate venue and catering following the funeral if required

-   make arrangements for the subsequent disposal of the remains following a cremation.

-   accept donations for any nominated charity and provide you with a list of those who have donated

-   arrange for transfer of either the deceased or the cremated remains to another area of the country, or repatriation

    overseas, for a subsequent funeral or disposal, in accordance with your wishes.

-   place ‘Thank You’ and acknowledgement notice, or obituary notices following the funeral in the press and/or online

-   an itemised and comprehensive invoice of your final account