No this is not possible. Since the email address is not a value within the issues them selfs, or a field, but rather related to a user, you can not use it for issues queries, unless the username and email address are the same.
Warren, in addition Mick's answer, the assignee and reporter fields do not support the 'contains:~' operator, as they're not free text fields.
You might want to try creating a custom free text field to be filled with the email addresses of the issue participants, and that would be searchable.
Hope it helps.
Add a scripted field (and call it any name) (https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.onresolve.jira.groovy.groovyrunner) and add this code:
Then search using this new field.
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