|Full name||Edson Raúl Puch Cortés|
|Date of birth||9 April 1986|
|Place of birth||Iquique, Chile|
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder
|2009–2011||Universidad de Chile||65||(17)|
|2012–2013||→ Dep. Iquique (loan)||26||(2)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 February 2016.
In 2008, after two years playing in Talcahuano based–side, he returned his homeland for play for Iquique where achieved a third-tier title that season as well as the first-tier promotion the coming year. After an impressive season during the 2009 Torneo Apertura being a key player alongside Cristian Bogado, on mid-year, Puch reached a four-year deal with Chilean powerhouse Universidad de Chile which invested US$850.000 for his rights.
He quickly settled as starter playing for The Owls where celebrated a league title in 2011 with Jorge Sampaoli as head coach. However, on 14 May, he accepted an offer from Emirati club Al-Wasl FC for a US$4 million fee. There Puch was coached by Diego Maradona and only scored a goal in six league games.
In 2012 he returned to Deportes Iquique on loan. Nevertheless, Puch after completing the six-month loan spell in June, didn't any game during the year second half because due to after he initially returned to Al-Wasl, he was loaned back to Iquique but the team didn't registered him in time. However he officially re-joined in January 2013 after being trained that period with the team, reappearing in a 1–1 away draw with León for the Copa Libertadores first stage.
In June 2013 he definitely returned to Al-Wasl. This time Puch scored one goal in ten UAE Arabian Gulf League games. In August 2014, he ended his contract with Emirati club and then signed for Argentina's Huracán as a free agent in January 2015.
In 2009, Puch received a call-up from Marcelo Bielsa for play the Kirin Cup, debuting in a 4–0 loss with Japan as a 46th-minute substitute for Jorge Valdivia. After his first international participation, he was recalled in November for a game with Slovakia at Bratislava. In 2011, during Bielsa's last match as national team coach against United States he played his first full international game during a 1–1 draw.
|Universidad de Chile||2009||11||3||1||0||6||0||18||3|
|→ Deportes Iquique (loan)||2012||15||2||0||0||–||–||15||2|
|Chile national team|
- Universidad de Chile
- "Edson Puch fue presentado en sociedad como nuevo refuerzo de la U". Radio Cooperativa. 2009-01-07.
- "Al Wasl signs Chilean midfielder Edson Puch". Gulf Daily News. Retrieved 14 May 2011.
- "La 'U' busca a Hernández ante la partida de Puch". Prensa Fútbol. Retrieved 14 May 2011.
- "Soccer-Chile's Puch out of Copa America, replaced by Silva". sports.yahoo.com. 5 June 2015. Retrieved 17 November 2015.