Peyton made his debut at Altrincham on 12 November 2005, against Exeter City. Peyton is chiefly a left-side midfielder, although he can also play at left-back.
Peyton is also an accomplished bricklayer, helping out in building turnstiles for Altrincham's stadium.
As part of cost-cutting measures, Peyton was released from Altrincham on 12 May 2009 along with Chris Lane and Joe O'Neill.
Peyton then joined Conference North team Stalybridge Celtic along with former Altrincham player Joe O'Neill.
In June 2010, Peyton joined newly promoted Guiseley, again with team-mate Joe O'Neill.
In August 2011, Peyton joined Blue Square North Rivals Droylsden