Cardiff Council Funeral Service

Cardiff Council can provide residents of Cardiff with a professional, dignified funeral service at a lower cost to many private funeral directors in the city.

The standard funeral arrangements covered by Cardiff Council Funeral Service are:

  • Collection of the deceased from within Cardiff.
  • Light oak or dark oak veneered coffin, furnishings and fittings.
  • Preparation and dressing of body.
  • Viewing in Chapel of Rest.
  • Hearse and one limousine.
  • A dignified funeral service.


This service is only available where the deceased is a Cardiff resident and the funeral is to take place in a council managed cemetery or crematorium.

Arranging the funeral

To arrange a funeral with us please contact our provider and ask for the ‘Cardiff Council Funeral Service’.

Contact details

Tel: 029 2000 2818
Website: White Rose Funerals
Facebook: White Rose Funerals


White Rose Funerals,
27-29 Splott Road,
CF24 2BU

The costs

The total cost of a funeral can be difficult to estimate, and this can be a source of worry to many people.

We can give you an outline of the costs at Thornhill Cemetery and Cardiff Crematorium to give you some idea.


Estimated cost for our cremation service comes to £1924.
Cremation costs breakdown
Funeral arrangements provided by White Rose Funerals£980
Cremation fee including use of either Wenallt or Briwnant chapel (music system available) and the unattended scatter of the cremated remains in one of the gardens of remembrance£780
Fees to doctors for cremation certificate (estimated)£164


Estimated cost for our burial service comes to £2860.
Burial costs breakdown
Funeral arrangements provided by White Rose Funerals£980
Purchase of a new grave (100 years) for two burials£1000
Interment fee to excavate grave, dress and backfill£880

These estimated costs do not include floral tributes, clergy and church fees and obituary notices.