Esler currently at the age of 63 years. He was first married to teacher Patricia, and they had two children together. But, Unfortunately, the couple couldn't handle their relationship and got a divorce after 28 years. After a divorce, He got married to Anna phoebe. They both are living a peaceful married life and are enjoying all the hilarious movement together. The couple has two children together.
In the early days, he started working as a journalist at the age of 23. He was associated with in Belfast Telegraph as a position of junior reporter position. His salary is reported to be pretty high despite the BBC's contract is kept secret by the journalist. He is reported to be involved in some charity events as well.