Mini-reflective service

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Our Mini-reflective service provides an opportunity for a small group of family or friends to celebrate your loved one’s life with a brief ceremony at a local crematorium.

The ceremony can consist of a period of quiet reflection and remembrance accompanied by music of your choice or, if you wish, family members can give a reading or a short eulogy.

The attendance for family or mourners is limited to a maximum of ten people at our Mini-reflective service.


Funeral Director professional service fees

Other essential additional fees include: Coffin and third-party disbursement payments such as doctors and local crematoria.

You can view our full pricing information including our range of funeral services packages and the additional options available by clicking here.

What's included

  • A 10-minute reflective service at a local crematorium of your choice. The number of family or mourners is restricted to ten, other local crematorium restrictions may apply, ask your Funeral Arranger for details.
  • The ceremony will be supported by a Funeral Director and a team of professional Funeral Bearers.
  • Our full professional services, including making all necessary arrangements, taking care of official documentation, advice and guidance on certification and registration – all overseen by one of our Funeral Arrangers.
  • Collection of your loved one within a 30 mile radius of any of our funeral branches in Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk, and care for them in one of our Chapels of Rest (24-hour freephone careline service).
  • Dressing of your loved one in a gown or your choice of their own clothes and preparing them for their cremation.
  • Visiting and spending time with your loved one at one of our Chapels of Rest at any time by appointment, including evenings and weekends.
  • Your loved one will be taken to the local crematorium in one of our hearses, via a route of your choice, and be at the front of the funeral procession, leaving from a local address of your choice.
  • We’ll ensure safe receipt and care of any floral orders, including local delivery after the service.
  • We’ll collect any charitable donations on your behalf at the funeral service, through our online tribute services or at any of our funerals branches.
  • Your loved one’s cremated remains will be returned to your local East of England Co-op Funeral Services branch for collection or can be delivered locally on request .
  • Ongoing support from our team of expert bereavement counsellors.

Your Funeral Arranger will prepare a personalised quotation based on the local third-party charges that apply, and the choices you make.

What's not included

Although some of the below services can be purchased separately if required

  • The option to choose burial for your loved one.
  • The coffin, although you can choose from our beautifully crafted range.
  • Third-party disbursement payments such as doctors and local crematoria.
  • Any additional ceremonies at locations other than the cremation at the crematorium.
  • The services of a celebrant, officiant, minister or relevant alternative faith representative to lead the ceremony.
  • Use of our limousine services, can be purchased separately.
  • Any additional products and services, such as flowers and order of service or any keepsakes, can be purchased separately.
  • Embalming of your loved one, can be purchased separately.
  • Any transport over 30 miles from your chosen funeral branch.

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Our pricing

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Our other funeral package choices

Traditional funeral

Our most popular attended funeral package includes many of the traditional funeral choices as standard. You’ll make savings by purchasing as a package rather than choosing each item individually.

Funeral Director fees: £2,260

Attended funeral

Your loved one will be taken straight to the service where you can say goodbye. This funeral choice provides all the essentials for an attended funeral. Coffin included.

Funeral Director fees: £1,995

A quiet visit

Our quiet visit option offers you the choice between burial or cremation for your loved one, without a formal funeral service or ceremony.

Funeral Director fees: £1,400

Direct burial

Our Direct burial is a cost-effective funeral service and offers an unattended burial, which is suitable for those who do not want a formal funeral service or ceremony. Coffin included.

Funeral Director fees: £1,495

Direct cremation

Direct cremation is our most cost-effective funeral and offers an unattended cremation, which is suitable for those who do not want a formal funeral service or ceremony. Coffin included.

Price: £1,495