Coffins and caskets are available in many different styles, materials and sizes, the choice depends on the preferred look, the type of funeral and – for a burial – the location. There are restrictions on the materials used to line a coffin for a cremation.
Eco-friendly coffins are becoming increasingly popular, particularly due to the rise in natural burials which tend to take place in woodland locations. Eco-friendly coffins and caskets can be used for traditional burials and cremations.
An eco-friendly coffin. The biodegradable coffin is made of cardboard, designed for the natural burial. We may recommend an alternative to cardboard depending on circumstances, as there are practical limits with cardboard. A cardboard coffin can be covered with a drape or painted to make it more presentable. However, painting will reduce the eco-friendliness of the cardboard coffin.
We’re very proud of our premises in both Burnley and Crawshawbooth. We have moved away from what you might traditionally expect, to a more modern, contemporary approach. Each of our three funeral parlours have a chapel, lounge, resposing rooms, offices and purpose built mortuary.View more >