|League:||Danish Division 1|
|Home Arena:||Esbjerg Skøjtehal (4,195 seats)|
Esbjerg IK was founded on November 4, 1964. Prior to their foundation, Esbjerg SK had served as the city's hockey team. With five Danish championships, and ten runner-ups, they are one of the most successful Danish clubs.
They took part in the IIHF European Champions Cup several times. In the 1969-70 season, the club was defeated by EV Füssen 6-1, and 9-2. In the 1988-89 European Cup, they participated in a group with HC Dosza Ujpest, Dynamo Berlin, and CSKA Moscow. They lost 4-2 to Ujpest, 8-3 to Berlin, and 21-1 to Moscow. Esbjerg also participated in the IIHF Continental Cup in 1998 and 2005.
After the 2004-05 season, the professional license of the club was taken over by the football club, Esbjerg fB.r. The new team competes in the AL-Bank Ligaen as EfB Ishockey, while Esbjerg IK only consists of a youth department and amateurs department.
- Danish champion (5): 1969, 1988, 1993, 1996, 2004
- Danish runner-up (8): 1965, 1968, 1972, 1986, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1997
- Danish Cup winner (1): 1993