Stone said: "The plan is to try and get another month's loan and, when the transfer window opens, get a move here.
"I don't figure in the manager's plans at Villa, although he hasn't said that in so many words.
"But when you haven't played a single minute's Premiership football since last season, you don't need it in writing.
"It's great to join a team playing well and passing the ball around.
"I think it would be best for all concerned that I stay here."