M. Rushton Funeral Directors


100 Marshside Road, Southport, PR9 9TG.

Telephone:  01704 214118

Please contact us if you require a quote for a bespoke funeral.

Traditional Funeral Service – (£2095.00 plus third party costs of £1152.00*) - £3247.00 fully inclusive.


•  A funeral service at Southport Crematorium at a date (Mon-Fri) and time of your choice (subject to availability).

•  Our professional services including arrangement of funeral, completion of documentation, liaison with third parties, funeral director and all necessary personnel.

•  Care of deceased including transfer into our care within a 25 mile radius, hygienic preparation, presentation, dressing in own clothes or a gown of your choice from our brochure, use of our facilities and room of repose for viewing by appointment only.

•  A traditional style wood effect coffin suitable for burial or cremation, fully lined and fitted with handles and coffin plate.

•  A traditional black hearse to transfer of the person who has died to the crematorium (direct to the crematorium or from a local address first and then to the crematorium).

•  A funeral director and bearers (if required) on the day of the service.

•  Advice on registration and coroner’s procedures.

•  Advice on assistance for a funeral payment from the DWP Social fund.

•  Administration of any music you require.

•  Placing obituary notices in printed publications on your behalf (there is a cost from the publication companies).

•  Processing and administering charity donations.

•  Disbursements or third party payments made on your behalf (crematorium fee, Doctors’s fee*, minister/celebrant fee).

•  Return of the ashes in the container provided by the crematorium or a resin poly urn, unless being scattered at the crematorium.

•  Please note that we DO NOT charge for viewings (by appointment only) in our room of repose.                                      


*Doctors fee of £82.00 removed from this amount if Coroner confirmed.


Additional items such as limousines are available at a cost of £250.00 each.  Floral tributes, obituary notices and order of service are available at an extra cost – please ask for more information.


We also have a wide variety of coffins (traditional panelled and raised lid, solid timber, wicker, bamboo, cardboard, colourful), urns, scatter tubes, ashes caskets, memorial jewellery and other items available at an additional cost.