Rich Edson

Quick Facts about Rich Edson

Full NameRich Edson
Date of Birth1991/8/2
Birth CountryUnited States
Birth PlaceRidgewood, New Jersey, United States
Sexual OrientationStraight

Rich Edson has been reporting on news for FOX News in Washington, D.C., for almost 20 years. Over the years, he has worked with a number of well-known news organizations, including WJCL-TV, 2 News, and FOX Business Network. Explore his personal and professional lives to learn everything there is to know about this devoted journalist!

How much is the net worth of Rich Edson?

Rich Edson has a $3 million net worth and has been a journalist for a long time. Contrarily, FOX Business Network business journalist Susan Li, who has a $2 million net worth.

Early life and education

Rich Edson was born in the United States on August 2, 1981, and grew up in Dumont, New Jersey. He went to Rutgers University for his education, where he graduated with a B.A. in journalism and history with a Summa Cum Laude. Later, to pursue an M.S. in Journalism, he traveled to Columbia University.

Between 2001 and 2002, the 38-year-old worked as a Saturday Night Live intern while a student at Rutgers University. In 2010, Rich Edson won the award for Funniest Journalist in Washington, D.C. He has covered the 2013 and 2011 U.S. debt ceiling crises as well as election events for FOX. The border issue between China and India has been the subject of his most recent reporting.

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Working Experience

He has worked in many news organizations, holding various roles, for approximately two decades as a journalist. From 2004 until 2006, he worked for 2 News as a sports reporter, anchor, and general assignment reporter. After that, he was employed by WJCL-TV, a FOX 28 affiliate, where he reported on local and state politics.

Rich Edson is most of the time busy with his works. Source: Muck Rack

He began working for FOX Business Network as its Washington Correspondent in October 2007, and he remained there for eight years. He joined FOX News Channel in 2015, working as its correspondent in Washington, D.C.


Who is Rich Edson’s wife?

Rich Edson and his wife Cheryl Cappiello are enjoying a happy marriage. His wife Cheryl is a lawyer who earned degrees from New York University and Boston University and who once worked as an associate at the Lowenstein Sandler law firm in Roseland, New Jersey.

Rich Edson is in a marital relationship with his wife CherylCappiello.
Source: The New York Times

On July 19, 2008, the couple exchanged vows in front of their loved ones and relatives. The ceremony was officiated by a Roman Catholic priest, Rev. Lenoard J. Gilman, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Tenafly, New Jersey.

The former WJCL reporter and his other half have been inseparable since that day. The couple does not appear to be parents just yet, despite having been married for almost twelve years. Their hectic personal life could be the main factor. The man does not publish anything about his personal life on social media and tries to keep his relationship status a secret.

Rich enjoys spending his free time with his loved ones and traveling, despite the fact that his career keeps him frequently busy. He and his family are presently residing in Washington, D.C.