Pre-Paid Funeral Plans

Plan and pay for your funeral in advance with our partner Co-op Funeralcare.

A pre-paid funeral plan from Co-op Funeralcare allows you to plan and pay for your funeral in advance, protecting your loved ones against unexpected costs and uncertainty about your final wishes.  It is an effective way of reducing the stress and expense of your loved ones at a time of grief.

With the average costs funeral costs increasing, pre-paid funeral plans can help avoid spiralling costs in the future by paying for your funeral at today’s prices.*

Co-op are the UK’s leading Funeral Director with more than 1,000 funeral homes throughout the UK, covering 93% of UK postcodes.  Co-op funeral homes sit at the heart of local communities, staffed by people who are passionate about supporting the needs of their local area.

When you purchase a Co-op pre-paid funeral plan the funds are placed in an Independent Whole of Life Fund to ensure your money is protected and your funeral can be paid for at any point in the future.

Co-op Membership

If you are a Co-op Member you will still be able to receive your full Member Benefits through Newcastle Building Society.

Co-op Members will receive a £125 discount off the price of a Gold, Silver or Bronze funeral plan or £75 off the cost of a Simple plan.

Co-op will also give 2% of what you spend to a local cause in your own community that you get to choose.


Book a Branch Appointment

To arrange a no obligation appointment to discuss the Co-op’s range of pre-paid funeral plans contact your local Newcastle Building Society branch

Book a branch appointment

*As prices and availability vary across the UK, Co-op burial plans do not include the cost of buying a grave.

The Funeral Plan contract is made between you and Funeral Services Limited (registered number 30808R), a registered society registered in England and Wales, whose registered office is at 1 Angel Square, Manchester, M60 0AG.  VAT registered 403 3146 04.  Co-op Funeralcare is a trading name of Funeral Services Limited.  Part of Co-operative Group Limited.

Newcastle Building Society will receive a fee for referrals to Funeral Services Limited.