Burial



Purchase of Ground

The cost to purchase new ground in a cemetery in the Scottish Borders is £1004.00.
For Woodland Burials this fee is £800.00. This cost includes a tree and a marker.

Interment Fee

In addition to the fee to purchase the ground, there will be an interment fee of £717.00

These fees for interment are for an adult. Reduced prices are applicable for a child. An additional sur-charge may be applicable for a burial on a Saturday.

In addition to these fees, there will be costs to consider for a newspaper notice, flowers, and ministers fee or honorarium if required, the cost of a coffin, and the fees that are paid directly to us for the use of our services to arrange and conduct the funeral.

It is not uncommon for a funeral account for a burial to come to somewhere in the region of £3,500.00 - £5,300.00. Please contact us if you would like any further information, or would like a detailed estimate of the costs incurred. We would be pleased to help.

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