Ed is a 70 year old expat and has been residing in Cuenca, Ecuador since 2012. He was raised in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, spent four years in the US Air Force and has been active in organized team sports since the age of eight. He worked in retail and wholesale sales of appliances, furniture and consumer electronics: was a CDL driver recruiter for transportation companies and DJ'ed part time for 50 years. He is married to a lady from the country of Moldova in Eastern Europe. Their last residence was in Middletown PA and he writes a monthly column for the local newspaper there, The Middletown Press & Journal.