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Why Take Out A Pre-Paid Funeral Plan?

If you’ve ever had to arrange a funeral for a loved one – you know how important it is to put your own wishes down on paper. Pre-planning your funeral is one of the most considerate things you can do for the family and friends you are leaving behind.

Pre-paying for your funeral is also a sound financial decision. Funeral costs increase, on average, 80% every decade. But by pre-paying, you ensure you pay today’s prices and your family is protected against these rising costs.

With easy, flexible payment options, you can spread the cost and ensure you have the funeral that fulfils your wishes.

A meeting with our award-winning Funeral Plan team takes just 1 hour of your time, and the plans start at £2211

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Reasons our customers have chosen to take out a Funeral Plan

What is a Pre-Paid Funeral Plan?

A pre-paid plan funeral plan allows you to pay for your funeral in advance – either in a lump sum or in monthly installments. Your funeral wishes are clearly documented, and the plan freezes the costs at today’s prices. Pre-paid plans are available through many providers, not all of which are funeral directors.


When you purchase a funeral plan directly with us, you have the reassurance that your money is protected. You select how you wish to pay and, depending on your choice, your money is paid into the Golden Charter Trust or one of the UK’s leading life assurance companies. The Golden Charter Trust is a separate entity, run by an independent board of trustees, whose sole purpose is to manage the trust’s funds.

Why Pre-Plan Your Funeral with Coles?

When you pre-pay for your funeral plan with Coles Funeral Directors, you are fixing the price of your funeral at today’s cost; we will never add additional charges at a later date.


Our award-winning team is here to guide you through the process of personalising your plan and will advise you as to the best options available for your budget, so that you can:


  • Protect your loved ones from the financial burden of paying for your funeral
  • Pay at today’s prices and protect against rising future costs
  • Plan the funeral that suits your wishes, whilst relieving your family of the burden
  • Choose from easy, flexible payment options
  • Include a Will in your plan for complete peace of mind.
  • Rest assured that all your affairs are in order and when the time comes, your funeral will be exactly as you wish it to be.


Safe in the knowledge you’ve chosen the 3 time winner of SAIF’s Funeral Planner of the Year and that your money is protected by the UK’s leading life assurance company.

How To Arrange A Pre-Paid Plan with Coles

It can be difficult to think about arranging your own funeral and that is completely natural. However, anyone who has taken out a plan will tell you of the satisfaction gained from putting your affairs in order and reflecting on the most appropriate arrangements.

Your plan should reflect your personal choices and funeral wishes. It’s why our team take the time to meet with you in the comfort of your own home or at our comfortable funeral homes and walk you through every detail, including:


  • Style of funeral and location
  • Service type – religious/non-religious
  • Coffin selection
  • Transport requirements
  • Flower preferences
  • Order of service
  • Music & hymns
  • Memorial stones
  • Any additional extras such as Will writing


When all the arrangements have been discussed, we will calculate the cost of the plan – and discuss any changes you wish to make – before taking any payment. There are never any hidden costs, and we will always work to your budget.


From as little as £2211 and 1 hour of your time – you can have the peace of mind that when the time comes, your funeral is taken care of…


So get in touch today to arrange your no obligation quote.