Cremation Services, Glasgow

0141 433 0064

54, Cowgate, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow

step-by-step guide

1. Call us

Firstly, speak to us, we can discuss the options and explain what needs to be done.

What you need to do to get started

  • register the death at any Registrars Office (we will need to FORM 14)

What we can start to organise for you

  • the doctors' cremation documents of Fiscal's authority to cremate
  • if required, someone to conduct a service

2. We come to you

Once all documents are ready

  • we will visit you to finalise the funeral details
  • help you to complete the application form for cremation
  • provide a full invoice for the funeral

What to have ready

  • the FORM 14 from the registrar
  • a cd if you want one played at the crematorium
  • payment for the funeral

Rather come to us?

  • it's also possible to make an appointment to come to one of our offices

3. Paying for the funeral

  • we take payment upfront when we come to meet you
  • you can pay by debit or credit card, direct bank transfer or cash
  • once the payment has cleared, the funeral time can be confirmed

4. Funeral arrangements

What we do

  • deliver all the necessary documentation
  • collect the deceased from the hospital
  • place the deceased in our simple oak coffin
  • provide the hearse and limousine on the day of the funeral
  • provide the funeral director to attend throughout

What you can do yourself

  • organise viewing at the hospital before we come to collect the deceased
  • place an obituary in the local newspaper
  • personalise the style of the service
  • organise floral tributes or hymn sheets

5. Ashes

  • after 24 hours, you can collect the ashes at the crematorium (ashes kept up to 1 month)