Two separate organizations used the league title "Empire State League". The 1905-1908, 1913, 1931-1934 and 1987-1988 organization was located in New York. The 1913 organization was located in Georgia.
'Empire' 'State' (D 1905-1907)(Independent 1908, 1913, 1987-1988)
1905 Canandiagua NY, Cortland NY, Ilion NY, Lyons NY, Oneida NY, Oswego NY, Palymra NY , Rome NY and Seneca Falls NY. During the season, Ilion moved to Fulton and Palmyra moved to Geneva.
1906 Penn Yan NY entered the league; Canadiagua, Cortland, Lyons and Oneida left the league.
1907 Lyons NY entered the league; Penn Yan left the league.
1908 Oneida entered the League; Senca Falls left the league.
1909 to 1912 Not Sure if this League played
1913 Auburn NY, Fulton NY, Ogendsburg NY, Oswego NY, Rome NY, and Watertown NY.
1914 to 1930 Not Sure if this League played
1931 Canandaigua NY, Clyde NY, East Rochester NY, Geneva NY, Manchester NY, Newark NY, VIctor NY, Waterloo NY
1932 Canandaigua NY, East Rochester NY, Geneva NY, Lyons NY, Newark NY, Penn Yan NY, Pittsford NY, VIctor NY
1933 Bath NY, Canandaigua NY, Clyde NY, East Rochester NY, Geneva NY, Lyons NY, Newark NY, Penn Yan NY, Pittsford NY, VIctor NY
1934 Canandaigua NY, Geneseo NY, Genvea NY, Pittsford NY, Geneva NY, Sons of Italy NY
1935 to 1986 Not Sure if this League played
1987 Hemsptead Dodgers NY, Hempstead Reapers NY, Hempstead Sound NY and Hemsptead Whalers NY.
1988 Unknown teams that played in Staten Island NY, that lasted a week or so.
'Empire' 'State' (D 1913)
NOTE - BOLD means unknown location