We’re part of the Scotmid Co-operative Society who started trading as St Cuthbert’s in Edinburgh in 1859. So, as mentioned in our latest edition of our Jigsaw magazine, to celebrate our 160th anniversary, we’re giving existing Scotmid members £160 off our fully guaranteed funeral plans, until 31st January 2020.
Simply pop into one of our funeral homes, have a cup of tea and a chat about one of our fully guaranteed Funeral Plans, one less thing for you to worry about!
Terms and condition apply, please see our FAQ’s below.
Funeral plan choices
Our bespoke funeral plan, is designed so you can choose exactly the service you want, this can be either a burial or cremation. This gives you the flexibility of building your own plan, for example, you might want several limousines as well as order of service booklets, or specific flowers.
Our fully trained staff will sit down with you and discuss your wishes and put together a funeral plan that exactly fits your choices.
If you’re choosing a cremation, then one of our set cremation plans might be a better choice. Our set cremation plans make it easy to see what’s included at a fixed price, there are four set plans for you to choose from.
- The Edinburgh Plan at £2,600
- The Stirling Plan at £3,400
- The Linlithgow Plan at £3,650
- The Balmoral Plan at £3,950
A Cremation without Ceremony, sometimes known as a direct cremation, is for those who would prefer a straightforward funeral. It’s different to a traditional funeral as there’s no funeral service and with no one present at the cremation.
This option of a straightforward cremation is now being chosen by a growing number of people.
Regardless of how you’d like to say farewell, our caring team treat everyone with the same level of professionalism, integrity and care.
Provide for the future at today's cost
By planning for the future with a Scotmid Funeral Plan you can save your family a lot of financial worry at a time when they least need it. The cost of your funeral is inflation proof and you’ll be able to purchase a Scotmid Funeral Plan at today’s prices to cover all the agreed costs.
So we can deliver our obligations to you, all Funeral Plan monies paid to Scotmid are invested in individual whole of life assurance policies between us and the Royal London Mutual Insurance Society Limited.
Paying for the plan is easy
You can pay for your Funeral Plan in cash, by cheque, by credit/debit card, or by interest free payments (up to 24 months).
Funeral Plan Q&A's
A funeral plan lets you arrange and pay for your funeral in advance and at today’s prices, beating rising funeral costs. It’s an easy way to get your funeral arranged whilst protecting loved ones from rising costs and uncertainty about your final wishes.
All our plans are available to any UK resident over 18. There are no medical questions and there is no medical required, whether or not you have any existing medical conditions
Buying a plan from us is simple. You can buy in person at your local Scotmid Funerals office – to arrange an appointment please call us on 0800 996 1927
Your funeral will be carried out by us Scotmid Funerals part of the Scotmid Co-operative Society, an independent Scottish Co-operative.
Yes, all of our plans options allow you to buy a plan for someone else. If you do this you will receive all of the correspondence about the plan and you will have all of the rights to the plan and be responsible for paying for it. Yes, two plan holders can be named on the Agreement Form, and the plan can be used for the funeral of either of the plan holders.
So we can deliver our obligations to you, we put all of your money into an individual whole of life assurance policy that is managed by Royal London Mutual Insurance Society. Royal London is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and regulated by the PRA and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). In addition, Scotmid Funerals are registered with the Funeral Planning Authority (FPA), this is an organisation set up by the industry to regulate providers of UK pre-paid funeral plans.
If you have a complaint regarding one of our funeral plans, please do not hesitate to contact us. Please see our complaints procedure.
What to do next
If you’d like further information on our Funeral Plans or our free planning service, please call us on 0800 996 1927 or visit any of our Scotmid funeral homes. Don't forget to mention JIGSAW160 to our staffContact us